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Family: Linhomoeidae (See list of species below)

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17 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Anticyathus primitivus
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Coninckia circularis
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Desmolaimus bulbulus
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Desmolaimus zeelandicus
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Disconema suecicum
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Eleutherolaimus stenosoma
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Eumorpholaimus macrocirculus
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Linhomoeus elongatus
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Linhomoeus hirsutus
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Metalinhomoeus filiformis
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Metalinhomoeus setosus
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Paralinhomoeus lepturus
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Paralinhomoeus meridionalis
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Paralinhomoeus tenuicaudatus
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Sarsonia leptosoma
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Terschellingia communis
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Terschellingia longicaudata
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17 Species of Family Linhomoeidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Anticyathus primitivus Northeast Atlantic
Coninckia circularis Northeast Atlantic
Desmolaimus bulbulus Northeast Atlantic
Desmolaimus zeelandicus Northeast Atlantic
Disconema suecicum Northeast Atlantic
Eleutherolaimus stenosoma Northwest Atlantic
Eumorpholaimus macrocirculus Northeast Atlantic
Linhomoeus elongatus Northeast Atlantic
Linhomoeus hirsutus Northeast Atlantic
Metalinhomoeus filiformis Northeast Atlantic
Metalinhomoeus setosus Northwest Atlantic.
Paralinhomoeus lepturus Northeast Atlantic
Paralinhomoeus meridionalis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Paralinhomoeus tenuicaudatus Northeast Atlantic
Sarsonia leptosoma Northeast Atlantic
Terschellingia communis Northeast Atlantic
Terschellingia longicaudata Northwest Atlantic



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