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Family: Pachylasmatidae (See list of species below)

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19 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Eurylasma angustum
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Eurylasma ferulum
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Eurylasma pyramidale
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Eutomolasma maclaughlinae
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Eutomolasma orbiculatum
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Metalasma crassum
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Microlasma fragile
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Pachylasma arwetergum
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Pachylasma bacum
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Pachylasma chinense
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Pachylasma giganteum
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Pachylasma laeviscutum
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Pachylasma ovatum
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Pachylasma scutistriata
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Tetrapachylasma arcuatum
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Tetrapachylasma ferrugomaculosa
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Tetrapachylasma ornatum
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Waikalasma boucheti
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Waikalasma juneae
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19 Species of Family Pachylasmatidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Eurylasma angustum Western Central Pacific
Eurylasma ferulum Western Central Pacific
Eurylasma pyramidale Western Central Pacific
Eutomolasma maclaughlinae Western Central Pacific
Eutomolasma orbiculatum Western Central Pacific
Metalasma crassum Western Central Pacific
Microlasma fragile Western Central Pacific
Pachylasma arwetergum Western Central Pacific
Pachylasma bacum Western Central Pacific
Pachylasma chinense Western Pacific
Pachylasma giganteum Eastern Central Atlantic
Pachylasma laeviscutum Pacific Ocean
Pachylasma ovatum Western Central Pacific
Pachylasma scutistriata Indo-West Pacific.
Tetrapachylasma arcuatum Western Central Pacific
Tetrapachylasma ferrugomaculosa Western Indian Ocean
Tetrapachylasma ornatum Western Central Pacific
Waikalasma boucheti Western Central Pacific
Waikalasma juneae Southwest Pacific



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