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Family: Acartiidae (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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Acartia bifilosa
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Acartia clausi
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Acartia danae
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Acartia discaudata
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Acartia erythraea
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Acartia grani
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Acartia hudsonica
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Acartia lilljeborgii
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Acartia longiremis
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Acartia negligens
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Acartia pacifica
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Acartia spinata
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Acartia spinicauda
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Acartia tonsa
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Acartia tumida
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Acartiella faoensis
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Acartiella sinensis
[Asian copepod]
17 Species of Family Acartiidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acartia bifilosa Northern Atlantic, Northw
Acartia clausi Northern Pacific and Nort
Acartia danae Cosmopolitan. Tropical t
Acartia discaudata Northeast Atlantic
Acartia erythraea Indo-West Pacific
Acartia grani Mediterranean.
Acartia hudsonica Northeast Pacific, Northw
Acartia lilljeborgii Atlantic Ocean.
Acartia longiremis Northeast Pacific, Northe
Acartia negligens Cosmopolitan. Tropical t
Acartia pacifica Indo-West Pacific
Acartia spinata Atlantic Ocean.
Acartia spinicauda Northwest Pacific
Acartia tonsa Indo-Pacific, Atlantic an
Acartia tumida Arctic
Acartiella faoensis Western Indian Ocean
Acartiella sinensis Asian copepod Northwest Pacific



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