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Family: Hamacanthidae (See list of species below)

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7 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Hamacantha acerata
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Hamacantha atoxa
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Hamacantha forcipulata
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Hamacantha jeanvaceleti
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Hamacantha klausruetzleri
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Hamacantha mamoi
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Hamacantha umisachii
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7 Species of Family Hamacanthidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Hamacantha acerata Western Central Pacific.
Hamacantha atoxa Western Central Pacific.
Hamacantha forcipulata Western Central Pacific.
Hamacantha jeanvaceleti Southwest Atlantic
Hamacantha klausruetzleri Southwest Atlantic
Hamacantha mamoi Northwest Pacific
Hamacantha umisachii Northwest Pacific



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