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Family: Smittinidae (See list of species below)

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50 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Aimulosia antarctica
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Aimulosia floridana
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Aimulosia uvulifera
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Aspericreta crassatina
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Aspericreta favulosa
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Hippadenella falklandensis
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Hippadenella inerma
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Hippadenella margaritifera
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Hippadenella rouzaudi
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Palmicellaria elegans
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Parasmittina areolata
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Parasmittina betamorphaea
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Parasmittina crosslandi
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Parasmittina delicatula
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Parasmittina dubitata
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Parasmittina egyptiaca
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Parasmittina erecta
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Parasmittina jeffreysi
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Parasmittina munita
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Parasmittina raigii
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Parasmittina rouvillei
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Parasmittina serrula
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Parasmittina spiculata
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Parasmittina trispinosa
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Parasmittina tropica
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Parasmittina tubula
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Pemmatoporella marginata
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Platychelyna planulata
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Pseudoflustra birulai
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Pseudoflustra hincksi
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Pseudoflustra sinuosa
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Pseudoflustra solida
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Smittina alticollarita
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Smittina anecdota
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Smittina antarctica
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Smittina cervicornis
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Smittina colletti
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Smittina directa
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Smittina incernicula
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Smittina purpurea
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Smittina remotorostrata
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Smittina rosacea
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Smittina spiraminifera
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Smittina torques
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Smittina tripora
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Smittinella rubrilingulata
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Thrypticocirrus contortuplicata
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Thrypticocirrus monomorpha
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Thrypticocirrus phylactelloides
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Thrypticocirrus rogickae
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50 Species of Family Smittinidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aimulosia antarctica Antarctic
Aimulosia floridana Western Central Atlantic
Aimulosia uvulifera Western Central Atlantic
Aspericreta crassatina Antarctic Indian Ocean
Aspericreta favulosa Antarctic Indian Ocean
Hippadenella falklandensis Southwest Atlantic
Hippadenella inerma Antarctic Pacific
Hippadenella margaritifera Southwest Atlantic
Hippadenella rouzaudi Southwest Atlantic
Palmicellaria elegans Mediterranean Sea.
Parasmittina areolata Eastern Central Pacific a
Parasmittina betamorphaea Western Central Atlantic
Parasmittina crosslandi Eastern Central Pacific
Parasmittina delicatula Southwest Pacific
Parasmittina dubitata Southwest Atlantic
Parasmittina egyptiaca Western Central Atlantic
Parasmittina erecta Southwest Pacific
Parasmittina jeffreysi Northeast Atlantic
Parasmittina munita Western Central Atlantic
Parasmittina raigii Mediterranean Sea.
Parasmittina rouvillei Mediterranean Sea.
Parasmittina serrula Pacific Ocean and Western
Parasmittina spiculata Northwest Pacific
Parasmittina trispinosa Northeast Atlantic
Parasmittina tropica Southwest Pacific and the
Parasmittina tubula Indo-West Pacific
Pemmatoporella marginata Antarctic
Platychelyna planulata Southwest Atlantic
Pseudoflustra birulai Northeast Atlantic
Pseudoflustra hincksi Northeast Atlantic
Pseudoflustra sinuosa Northeast Atlantic
Pseudoflustra solida Northeast Atlantic
Smittina alticollarita Antarctic Pacific
Smittina anecdota Antarctic
Smittina antarctica Antarctic Indian Ocean
Smittina cervicornis Mediterranean Sea.
Smittina colletti Mediterranean Sea.
Smittina directa Antarctic Indian Ocean
Smittina incernicula Antarctic
Smittina purpurea Antarctic Indian Ocean
Smittina remotorostrata Mediterranean Sea.
Smittina rosacea Southwest Pacific
Smittina spiraminifera Southwest Pacific
Smittina torques Southwest Pacific
Smittina tripora Western Central Pacific
Smittinella rubrilingulata Antarctic Pacific
Thrypticocirrus contortuplicata Antarctic
Thrypticocirrus monomorpha Southwest Pacific
Thrypticocirrus phylactelloides Antarctic Pacific
Thrypticocirrus rogickae Antarctic Atlantic



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