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Family: Runcinidae (See list of species below)

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33 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Lapinura divae
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Runcina adriatica
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Runcina africana
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Runcina aurata
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Runcina australis
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Runcina avellana
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Runcina bahiensis
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Runcina banyulensis
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Runcina brenkoae
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Runcina capreensis
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Runcina coronata
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Runcina divae
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Runcina dorcae
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Runcina elongata
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Runcina falciforme
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Runcina ferruginea
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Runcina genciana
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Runcina hansbechi
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Runcina hidalgoensis
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Runcina hornae
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Runcina inconspicua
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Runcina kressae
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Runcina langei
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Runcina macfarlandi
[Macfarland's runcina]
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Runcina macrodenticulata
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Runcina medanensis
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Runcina nivalis
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Runcina ornata
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Runcina palominoi
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Runcina paupera
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Runcina prasina
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Runcina prieta
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Runcina rotunda
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33 Species of Family Runcinidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Lapinura divae Western Atlantic
Runcina adriatica Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina africana Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina aurata Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina australis Indo-West Pacific
Runcina avellana Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina bahiensis Northeast Atlantic
Runcina banyulensis Mediterranean
Runcina brenkoae Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina capreensis Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina coronata Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina divae Western Atlantic. 0.2 TL
Runcina dorcae Western Atlantic.
Runcina elongata Mediterranean
Runcina falciforme Eastern Central Pacific a
Runcina ferruginea Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina genciana Eastern Central Atlantic
Runcina hansbechi Mediterranean
Runcina hidalgoensis
Runcina hornae Mediterranean
Runcina inconspicua Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Runcina kressae Mediterranean
Runcina langei Mediterranean
Runcina macfarlandi Macfarland's runcina Eastern Pacific 0.5 TL
Runcina macrodenticulata Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina medanensis Northeast Atlantic
Runcina nivalis Mediterranean
Runcina ornata Northeast Atlantic and th
Runcina palominoi Northeast Atlantic
Runcina paupera Eastern Central Pacific
Runcina prasina Western Atlantic. 0.4 DL
Runcina prieta Western Atlantic.
Runcina rotunda Mediterranean



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