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Family: Chilodontaidae (See list of species below)

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26 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Chilodonta suduirauti
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Danilia stratmanni
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Dentistyla dentifera
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Dentistyla sericifilum
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Euchelus barbadensis
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Euchelus bermudensis
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Euchelus hummelincki
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Herpetopoma atratum
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Herpetopoma barbieri
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Herpetopoma corrugatum
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Herpetopoma eboreum
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Herpetopoma exasperatum
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Herpetopoma foveolata
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Herpetopoma gemmatum
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Herpetopoma instrictum
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Herpetopoma naokoae
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Herpetopoma ringens
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Herpetopoma rubrum
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Perrinia cancellata
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Perrinia cecileae
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Perrinia docili
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Perrinia elisa
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Perrinia nigromaculata
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Perrinia plicifera
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Perrinia squamicarinata
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Perrinia stellata
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26 Species of Family Chilodontaidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Chilodonta suduirauti Western Central Pacific
Danilia stratmanni Western Central Pacific
Dentistyla dentifera Western Central Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Dentistyla sericifilum Western Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Euchelus barbadensis Western Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Euchelus bermudensis Western Atlantic. 0.33 DL
Euchelus hummelincki Western Atlantic. 0.32 DL
Herpetopoma atratum Indo-West Pacific
Herpetopoma barbieri Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma corrugatum Central Pacific
Herpetopoma eboreum Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma exasperatum Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma foveolata Southwest Pacific
Herpetopoma gemmatum Eastern Central Pacific
Herpetopoma instrictum Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma naokoae Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma ringens Western Central Pacific
Herpetopoma rubrum Western Central Pacific
Perrinia cancellata Western Central Pacific
Perrinia cecileae Western Central Pacific
Perrinia docili Western Central Pacific
Perrinia elisa Western Central Pacific
Perrinia nigromaculata Western Pacific
Perrinia plicifera Western Central Pacific
Perrinia squamicarinata Western Central Pacific
Perrinia stellata Western Indian Ocean



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