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Family: Scinidae (See list of species below)

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21 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acanthoscina acanthodes
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Scina borealis
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Scina crassicornis
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Scina curvidactyla
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Scina damasii
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Scina incerta
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Scina lamperti
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Scina langhansi
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Scina lepisma
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Scina marginata
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Scina nana
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Scina oedicarpus
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Scina rattrayi
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Scina similis
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Scina spinosa
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Scina stenopus
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Scina submarginata
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Scina tullbergi
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Scina uncipes
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Scina vosseleri
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Scina wolterecki
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21 Species of Family Scinidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acanthoscina acanthodes Northwest Pacific
Scina borealis Western Pacific, Western
Scina crassicornis Western Pacific
Scina curvidactyla Northwest Pacific
Scina damasii Northwest Pacific
Scina incerta Western Pacific
Scina lamperti Western Central Pacific
Scina langhansi Western Central Pacific
Scina lepisma Circumtropical.
Scina marginata Western Pacific
Scina nana Northwest Pacific
Scina oedicarpus Western Central Pacific
Scina rattrayi Northwest Pacific and Ant
Scina similis Northwest Pacific
Scina spinosa Western Pacific
Scina stenopus Northwest Pacific
Scina submarginata Northwest Pacific
Scina tullbergi Western Pacific
Scina uncipes Western Central Pacific
Scina vosseleri Western Central Pacific
Scina wolterecki Western Central Pacific



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