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Family: Synaptidae (See list of species below)

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94 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Anapta gracilis
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Epitomapta roseola
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Epitomapta tabogae
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Euapta glabra
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Euapta godeffroyi
[sticky snake sea cucumber]
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Euapta lappa
[beaded sea cucumber]
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Euapta magna
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Eupatinapta acanthia
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Labidoplax adriatica
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Labidoplax buskii
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Labidoplax digitata
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Labidoplax georgii
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Labidoplax media
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Labidoplax mortenseni
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Labidoplax thomsoni
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Leptosynapta bergensis
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Leptosynapta brasilensis
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Leptosynapta chela
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Leptosynapta clarki
[burrowing sea cucumber]
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Leptosynapta decaria
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Leptosynapta galliennii
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Leptosynapta imswe
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Leptosynapta inhaerens
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Leptosynapta knysnaensis
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Leptosynapta latipatina
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Leptosynapta makrankyra
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Leptosynapta minuta
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Leptosynapta multigranula
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Leptosynapta naiga
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Leptosynapta nannoplax
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Leptosynapta parvipatina
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Leptosynapta roseogradia
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Leptosynapta tenuis
[white synapta]
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Leptosynapta transgressor
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Oestergrenia dubia
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Oestergrenia incerta
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Oestergrenia spatula
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Oestergrenia variabilis
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Opheodesoma australiensis
[ticky snake sea cucumber]
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Opheodesoma clarki
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Opheodesoma glabra
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Opheodesoma grisea
[serpent synaptid]
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Opheodesoma lineata
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Opheodesoma spectabilis
[conspicuous sea cucumber]
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Opheodesoma variabilis
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Ostergrenia variabilis
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Patinapta laevis
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Patinapta ooplax
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Patinapta taiwanensis
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Polyplectana galatheae
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Polyplectana grisea
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Polyplectana kefersteini
[brown worm cucumber]
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Polyplectana kefersteinii
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Polyplectana longogranula
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Polyplectana nigra
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Polyplectana samoae
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Polyplectana unispicula
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Polyplectana zamboangae
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Protankyra albatrossi
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Protankyra asymmetrica
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Protankyra benedeni
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Protankyra bidentata
[bidentate sea cucumber]
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Protankyra brychia
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Protankyra buitendijki
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Protankyra errata
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Protankyra innominata
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Protankyra magnihamula
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Protankyra pseudodigitata
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Protankyra rodea
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Protankyra similis
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Protankyra suensoni
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Protankyra tuticorenensis
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Protankyra uncinata
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Protankyra verrilli
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Rhabdomolgus ruber
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Rynkatorpa coriolisi
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Rynkatorpa pawsoni
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Synapta maculata
[maculated Synaptid]
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Synaptula bandae
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Synaptula denticulata
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Synaptula hydriformis
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Synaptula indivisa
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Synaptula lactea
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Synaptula lamperti
[Lampert's sea cucumber]
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Synaptula madreporica
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Synaptula media
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Synaptula psara
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Synaptula reciprocans
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Synaptula recta
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Synaptula reticulata
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Synaptula secreta
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Synaptula spinifera
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Synaptula striata
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Synaptula virgata
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94 Species of Family Synaptidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Anapta gracilis Western Central Pacific
Epitomapta roseola Western Central Atlantic
Epitomapta tabogae To be filled.
Euapta glabra To be filled.
Euapta godeffroyi sticky snake sea cucumber Indo-Pacific 40
Euapta lappa beaded sea cucumber Western Central Atlantic 100 TL
Euapta magna To be filled.
Eupatinapta acanthia Western Atlantic
Labidoplax adriatica To be filled.
Labidoplax buskii Atlantic and the Mediterr
Labidoplax digitata Atlantic and the Mediterr
Labidoplax georgii Western Central Pacific
Labidoplax media Atlantic and the Mediterr
Labidoplax mortenseni To be filled.
Labidoplax thomsoni Mediterranean. 10
Leptosynapta bergensis Northeast Atlantic
Leptosynapta brasilensis To be filled.
Leptosynapta chela Western Indian Ocean
Leptosynapta clarki burrowing sea cucumber Eastern Pacific
Leptosynapta decaria Atlantic and the Mediterr
Leptosynapta galliennii Atlantic and the Mediterr
Leptosynapta imswe Western Central Atlantic
Leptosynapta inhaerens Atlantic and the Mediterr
Leptosynapta knysnaensis Southeast Atlantic 7.8 TL
Leptosynapta latipatina Western Central Pacific
Leptosynapta makrankyra Mediterranean Sea.
Leptosynapta minuta Atlantic and the Mediterr
Leptosynapta multigranula Western Central Atlantic
Leptosynapta naiga Western Indian Ocean
Leptosynapta nannoplax Western Central Atlantic 3.1 TL
Leptosynapta parvipatina Western Atlantic
Leptosynapta roseogradia Western Central Atlantic 4 TL
Leptosynapta tenuis white synapta Western Atlantic
Leptosynapta transgressor Canada
Oestergrenia dubia Western Central Pacific
Oestergrenia incerta Northwest Pacific
Oestergrenia spatula Southeast Atlantic and We
Oestergrenia variabilis Northwest Pacific
Opheodesoma australiensis ticky snake sea cucumber Indo-West Pacific
Opheodesoma clarki Western Pacific
Opheodesoma glabra Western Central Pacific
Opheodesoma grisea serpent synaptid Indo-Pacific. 40 TL
Opheodesoma lineata Western Central Pacific
Opheodesoma spectabilis conspicuous sea cucumber Western Central Pacific
Opheodesoma variabilis To be filled.
Ostergrenia variabilis Western Pacific
Patinapta laevis Western Central Pacific
Patinapta ooplax Western Central Pacific 20
Patinapta taiwanensis Western Central Pacific
Polyplectana galatheae Western Central Pacific
Polyplectana grisea Western Central Pacific
Polyplectana kefersteini brown worm cucumber Indo-Pacific. Tropical a
Polyplectana kefersteinii Indo-West Pacific
Polyplectana longogranula To be filled.
Polyplectana nigra Eastern Indian Ocean 20
Polyplectana samoae Western Central Pacific
Polyplectana unispicula Western Central Pacific
Polyplectana zamboangae Western Pacific
Protankyra albatrossi To be filled.
Protankyra asymmetrica Western Pacific
Protankyra benedeni Western Central Atlantic.
Protankyra bidentata bidentate sea cucumber Western Pacific
Protankyra brychia Western Central Atlantic. 15
Protankyra buitendijki To be filled.
Protankyra errata To be filled.
Protankyra innominata To be filled.
Protankyra magnihamula Northwest Pacific
Protankyra pseudodigitata Northwest Pacific
Protankyra rodea Western Central Pacific
Protankyra similis To be filled.
Protankyra suensoni Western Pacific
Protankyra tuticorenensis To be filled. 19.3999996185303
Protankyra uncinata Southwest Pacific
Protankyra verrilli Western Pacific
Rhabdomolgus ruber To be filled.
Rynkatorpa coriolisi To be filled.
Rynkatorpa pawsoni To be filled. 0.71399998664856
Synapta maculata maculated Synaptid Indo-West Pacific except 200 TL
Synaptula bandae To be filled.
Synaptula denticulata To be filled. 17.6000003814697
Synaptula hydriformis Western Atlantic 10 TL
Synaptula indivisa To be filled.
Synaptula lactea Western Pacific
Synaptula lamperti Lampert's sea cucumber Indo-West Pacific. 4.59999990463257
Synaptula madreporica Western Central Pacific
Synaptula media Western Central Pacific 11.5
Synaptula psara Western Central Pacific 25
Synaptula reciprocans Indo-Pacific and the Medi
Synaptula recta Indo-West Pacific
Synaptula reticulata Western Central Pacific
Synaptula secreta To be filled.
Synaptula spinifera To be filled. 8.5
Synaptula striata To be filled. 60
Synaptula virgata Western Central Pacific



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