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Family: Nannoniscidae (See list of species below)

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23 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Austroniscus acutus
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Austroniscus chelus
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Austroniscus coronatus
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Austroniscus groenlandicus
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Austroniscus karamani
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Austroniscus norbi
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Austroniscus obscurus
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Austroniscus ovalis
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Exiliniscus chandravoli
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Hebefustis alleni
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Hebefustis hexadentium
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Hebefustis vafer
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Leutziniscus jebamoni
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Nannoniscella biscutatus
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Nannoniscella coronarius
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Nannoniscoides angulatus
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Nannoniscus antennaspinis
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Nannoniscus arctoabyssalis
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Nannoniscus bidens
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Panetela compacta
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Rapaniscus multisetosus
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Regabellator abyssi
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Saetoniscus meteori
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23 Species of Family Nannoniscidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Austroniscus acutus Northwest Pacific
Austroniscus chelus Antarctica.
Austroniscus coronatus Mediterranean Sea.
Austroniscus groenlandicus Northwest Atlantic.
Austroniscus karamani Northwest Pacific.
Austroniscus norbi Northeast Atlantic
Austroniscus obscurus Antarctic Atlantic.
Austroniscus ovalis Antarctic Indian Ocean.
Exiliniscus chandravoli Northwest Atlantic
Hebefustis alleni Northeast Atlantic
Hebefustis hexadentium Southwest Atlantic
Hebefustis vafer S.W. Atlantic.
Leutziniscus jebamoni Northwest Atlantic
Nannoniscella biscutatus Southwest Atlantic.
Nannoniscella coronarius Southwest Atlantic.
Nannoniscoides angulatus Arctic
Nannoniscus antennaspinis Southeast Atlantic
Nannoniscus arctoabyssalis Arctic.
Nannoniscus bidens Antarctic.
Panetela compacta Arctic Sea.
Rapaniscus multisetosus Southeast Atlantic
Regabellator abyssi Southeast Atlantic
Saetoniscus meteori Southeast Atlantic



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