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Family: Vesicomyidae (See list of species below)

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22 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Callogonia leeana
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Calyptogena edisonensis
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Calyptogena extenta
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Calyptogena gigas
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Calyptogena magnifica
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Calyptogena nankaiensis
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Calyptogena okutanii
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Calyptogena pacifica
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Calyptogena ponderosa
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Calyptogena solidissima
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Ectenagena elongata
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Ectenagena modioliforma
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Isorropodon elongatus
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Isorropodon perplexum
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Laubiericoncha myriamae
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Vesicomya atlantica
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Vesicomya cordata
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Vesicomya pilula
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Vesicomya sirenkoi
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Vesicomya venusta
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Vesicomya vesica
[Fat vesicomya]
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Wareniconcha guineensis
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22 Species of Family Vesicomyidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Callogonia leeana Atlantic Ocean and Wester
Calyptogena edisonensis Western Central Pacific.
Calyptogena extenta Northeast Pacific.
Calyptogena gigas Pacific Ocean.
Calyptogena magnifica Pacific Ocean.
Calyptogena nankaiensis Northwest Pacific.
Calyptogena okutanii Northwest Pacific.
Calyptogena pacifica Indo-Pacific and Atlantic
Calyptogena ponderosa Western Atlantic. 11.4 DL
Calyptogena solidissima Northwest Pacific.
Ectenagena elongata Eastern Pacific
Ectenagena modioliforma Western Atlantic. 9.73 DL
Isorropodon elongatus Atlantic Ocean. 0.21 DL
Isorropodon perplexum Indo-West Pacific, Atlant
Laubiericoncha myriamae Atlantic Ocean, Pacific O
Vesicomya atlantica Atlantic Ocean
Vesicomya cordata Western Atlantic 6.3 DL
Vesicomya pilula Western Atlantic 0.26 DL
Vesicomya sirenkoi Antarctic Pacific and Ant
Vesicomya venusta Western Atlantic.
Vesicomya vesica Fat vesicomya North America. 2.2 DL
Wareniconcha guineensis Eastern Atlantic and Indo



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