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Family: Halacaridae (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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Agaue agauoides
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Agaue drygalskii
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Agaue parva
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Agaue tenuirostris
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Agauopsis antarctica
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Bathyhalacarus dictyotus
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Bathyhalacarus sordidus
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Bathyhalacarus speciosus
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Copidognathus inusitatus
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Copidognathus oculatus
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Copidognathus papillatus
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Halacarellus auzendei
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Halacarus minor
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Halacarus propinquus
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Rhombognathus gressitti
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Rhombognathus longisetus
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Tropihalacarus longirostris
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17 Species of Family Halacaridae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Agaue agauoides Antarctic Indian Ocean
Agaue drygalskii Antarctic Indian Ocean
Agaue parva Antarctic
Agaue tenuirostris Atlantic Antarctic
Agauopsis antarctica Antarctic Indian Ocean
Bathyhalacarus dictyotus Western Central Pacific.
Bathyhalacarus sordidus Western Central Pacific.
Bathyhalacarus speciosus Western Central Pacific.
Copidognathus inusitatus Western Central Pacific.
Copidognathus oculatus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Copidognathus papillatus Western Central Pacific.
Halacarellus auzendei Atlantic Ocean.
Halacarus minor Antarctic Indian Ocean
Halacarus propinquus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Rhombognathus gressitti Antarctic Atlantic
Rhombognathus longisetus Western Central Pacific.
Tropihalacarus longirostris Western Central Pacific.



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