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Family: Acteonidae (See list of species below)

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64 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acteon antarcticus
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Acteon biplicatus
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Acteon candens
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Acteon cebuanus
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Acteon danaida
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Acteon delicatus
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Acteon elongatus
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Acteon exiguus
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Acteon finlayi
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Acteon fructosus
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Acteon hebes
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Acteon incisus
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Acteon ionfasciatus
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Acteon juvenis
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Acteon kajiyamai
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Acteon lacunatus
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Acteon longissimus
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Acteon melampoides
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Acteon monterosatoi
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Acteon nakayamai
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Acteon parallelus
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Acteon particolor
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Acteon pelecais
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Acteon perforatus
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Acteon retusus
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Acteon secale
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Acteon semicingulatus
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Acteon semisculptus
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Acteon splendidulus
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Acteon subroseus
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Acteon teramachii
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Acteon tornatilis
[linnes baby-bubble]
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Acteon traskii
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Acteon variegatus
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Acteon virgatus
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Callostracon tyrrhenicum
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Crenilabium birmani
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Crenilabium exile
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Crenilabium venustus
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Japonactaeon pusillus
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Japonacteon pusillus
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Liocarenus globulinus
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Maxacteon fabreanus
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Maxacteon flammeus
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Mysouffa cumingii
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Mysouffa turrita
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Neactaeonina cingulata
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Neactaeonina edentula
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Obrussena bracteata
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Obrussena moeshimaensis
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Ovulactaeon meekii
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Punctacteon eloiseae
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Punctacteon kajiyamai
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Pupa affinis
[pupa]
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Pupa alveola
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Pupa nitidula
[smooth pink Pupa]
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Pupa sekii
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Pupa solidula
[solid Pupa]
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Pupa strigosa
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Pupa sulcata
[furrowed Pupa]
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Pupa tragulata
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Rictaxis albus
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Rictaxis punctocaelatus
[spotted rictaxis]


Rictaxis punctostriatus
[pitted baby-bubble]
64 Species of Family Acteonidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acteon antarcticus Western Atlantic and indo 0.66 DL
Acteon biplicatus Southeast Pacific and Sou 0.44 DL
Acteon candens Western Atlantic 1 DL
Acteon cebuanus Western Central Pacific
Acteon danaida Western Atlantic. 1.1 DL
Acteon delicatus Western Atlantic 1 DL
Acteon elongatus Southeast Pacific and Sou 0.85 DL
Acteon exiguus Western Central Atlantic 0.65 NG
Acteon finlayi Western Atlantic
Acteon fructosus Indo-West Pacific
Acteon hebes Western Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Acteon incisus Western Atlantic 1 DL
Acteon ionfasciatus Western Central Pacific
Acteon juvenis Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Acteon kajiyamai Western Central Pacific
Acteon lacunatus Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Acteon longissimus Western Central Pacific
Acteon melampoides Western Atlantic 0.96 DL
Acteon monterosatoi Mediterranean.
Acteon nakayamai Western Central Pacific
Acteon parallelus Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Acteon particolor Western Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Acteon pelecais Western Atlantic. 0.95 DL
Acteon perforatus Western Atlantic 1.4 DL
Acteon retusus Eastern Indian Ocean
Acteon secale Western Central Pacific
Acteon semicingulatus Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Acteon semisculptus Eastern Atlantic. 0.4 DL
Acteon splendidulus Western Central Atlantic 0.48 NG
Acteon subroseus Southwest Pacific
Acteon teramachii Western Central Pacific
Acteon tornatilis linnes baby-bubble Northeast Atlantic and th
Acteon traskii Eastern Central Pacific 1.5 SHL
Acteon variegatus Western Central and South
Acteon virgatus Indo-West Pacific
Callostracon tyrrhenicum Northeast Atlantic and th
Crenilabium birmani Western Atlantic. 0.83 DL
Crenilabium exile Atlantic Ocean and Medite 0.81 TL
Crenilabium venustus Eastern Pacific 1.5 SHL
Japonactaeon pusillus Atlantic Ocean. 0.2 DL
Japonacteon pusillus Northeast Atlantic and th
Liocarenus globulinus Northeast Atlantic and th
Maxacteon fabreanus Indo-West Pacific
Maxacteon flammeus Indo-Pacific.
Mysouffa cumingii Western Atlantic. 2 DL
Mysouffa turrita Western Atlantic. 1.4 DL
Neactaeonina cingulata Western Atlantic. 1.05 DL
Neactaeonina edentula Antarctic, Western Atlant 4.96 DL
Obrussena bracteata Indo-West Pacific
Obrussena moeshimaensis Western Central Pacific
Ovulactaeon meekii Western Atlantic. 0.55 DL
Punctacteon eloiseae Western Indian Ocean
Punctacteon kajiyamai Western Pacific
Pupa affinis pupa Indo-Pacific. Tropical a
Pupa alveola Western Central Pacific
Pupa nitidula smooth pink Pupa Western Central Pacific
Pupa sekii Western Central Pacific
Pupa solidula solid Pupa Western Central Pacific
Pupa strigosa Western Central Pacific
Pupa sulcata furrowed Pupa Indo-West Pacific.
Pupa tragulata Indo-West Pacific
Rictaxis albus Southeast Atlantic
Rictaxis punctocaelatus spotted rictaxis Eastern Pacific 2 TL
Rictaxis punctostriatus pitted baby-bubble Western Atlantic



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