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Family: Enoplidae (See list of species below)

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24 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Cryptenoplus gerlachi
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Enoploides caspersi
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Enoploides labiatus
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Enoploides longispiculosus
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Enoploides spiculohamatus
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Enoplolaimus denticulatus
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Enoplolaimus litoralis
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Enoplolaimus longicaudatus
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Enoplolaimus propinquus
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Enoplolaimus regius
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Enoplolaimus subterraneus
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Enoplolaimus vulgaris
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Enoplus brevis
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Enoplus communis
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Fenestrolaimus insulaealbae
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Hyptiolaimus cephalatus
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Mesacanthion audax
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Mesacanthion hirsutum
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Mesacanthion virile
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Mesacanthoides latignathus
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Oxyonchus australis
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Paramesacanthion hirsutum
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Paramesacanthion marei
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Saveljevia cornuta
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24 Species of Family Enoplidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Cryptenoplus gerlachi Northeast Atlantic
Enoploides caspersi Northeast Atlantic
Enoploides labiatus Northeast Atlantic
Enoploides longispiculosus Northeast Atlantic
Enoploides spiculohamatus Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus denticulatus Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus litoralis Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus longicaudatus Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus propinquus Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus regius Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus subterraneus Northeast Atlantic
Enoplolaimus vulgaris Northeast Atlantic
Enoplus brevis Northeast Atlantic
Enoplus communis Northeast Atlantic
Fenestrolaimus insulaealbae Northeast Atlantic
Hyptiolaimus cephalatus Antarctic
Mesacanthion audax Northeast Atlantic
Mesacanthion hirsutum Northeast Atlantic
Mesacanthion virile Northeast Atlantic
Mesacanthoides latignathus Northeast Atlantic
Oxyonchus australis Antarctic
Paramesacanthion hirsutum Northeast Atlantic
Paramesacanthion marei Northeast Atlantic
Saveljevia cornuta Northeast Atlantic



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