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Family: Stegocephalidae (See list of species below)

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13 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Andaniopsis pectinata
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Andaniotes linearis
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Andaniotes pseudolinearis
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Parandania boecki
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Parandania gigantea
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Stegocephalina pacis
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Stegocephalopsis ampulla
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Stegocephalus ampulla
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Stegocephalus inflatus
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Stegocephalus kergueleni
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Stegosoladidus ingens
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Steleuthera ecoprophycea
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Tetradeion crassum
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13 Species of Family Stegocephalidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Andaniopsis pectinata Arctic and Northwest Atla
Andaniotes linearis Southern Ocean
Andaniotes pseudolinearis Antarctic Atlantic
Parandania boecki Southwest Pacific and Ant
Parandania gigantea Southwest Pacific
Stegocephalina pacis Southern Ocean
Stegocephalopsis ampulla Arctic
Stegocephalus ampulla Northeast Atlantic and th
Stegocephalus inflatus Northern Pacific, Northea
Stegocephalus kergueleni Southern Ocean
Stegosoladidus ingens Southern Ocean
Steleuthera ecoprophycea Northeast Atlantic.
Tetradeion crassum Antarctic Atlantic



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