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Family: Flustridae (See list of species below)

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27 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Austroflustra australis
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Austroflustra gerlachi
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Austroflustra vulgaris
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Carbasea carbasea
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Carbasea curva
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Carbasea desbruyeresi
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Carbasea elegans
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Carbasea ovoidea
[plastic Carbasea]
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Chartella barleei
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Chartella calveti
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Chartella notialis
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Chartella papyracea
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Chartella papyrea
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Chartella tenella
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Flustra astrovae
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Flustra foliacea
[leafy bryozoan]
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Gregarinidra gregaria
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Gregarinidra variabilis
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Hincksinoflustra elongata
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Hincksinoflustra octodon
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Isosecuriflustra angusta
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Isosecuriflustra tenuis
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Nematoflustra flagellata
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Sarsiflustra abyssicola
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Securiflustra bifoliata
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Securiflustra securifrons
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Spiralaria gregaria
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27 Species of Family Flustridae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Austroflustra australis Southwest Atlantic
Austroflustra gerlachi Southwest Atlantic
Austroflustra vulgaris Antarctic
Carbasea carbasea Northeast Atlantic and th
Carbasea curva Antarctic
Carbasea desbruyeresi Antarctic Indian Ocean
Carbasea elegans Southwest Atlantic
Carbasea ovoidea plastic Carbasea Southeast Pacific, Southw
Chartella barleei Northeast Atlantic
Chartella calveti Mediterranean Sea.
Chartella notialis Southwest Atlantic
Chartella papyracea Mediterranean Sea.
Chartella papyrea Mediterranean Sea.
Chartella tenella Mediterranean Sea.
Flustra astrovae Antarctic Indian Ocean
Flustra foliacea leafy bryozoan Atlantic Ocean. Temperat 12 TL
Gregarinidra gregaria Mediterranean
Gregarinidra variabilis Southwest Atlantic
Hincksinoflustra elongata Mediterranean Sea.
Hincksinoflustra octodon Mediterranean Sea.
Isosecuriflustra angusta Antarctic.
Isosecuriflustra tenuis Antarctic
Nematoflustra flagellata Antarctic and Southwest P
Sarsiflustra abyssicola Northeast Atlantic
Securiflustra bifoliata Southwest Atlantic
Securiflustra securifrons Northeast Atlantic and th
Spiralaria gregaria Mediterranean Sea.



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