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Family: Munnidae (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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Astrurus crucicauda
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Echinomunna uroventralis
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Heterosignum elegans
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Heterosignum mutsuensis
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Heterosignum ohtsukai
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Heterosignum otsuchiensis
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Heterosignum unicornis
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Munna acanthifera
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Munna antarctica
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Munna bituberculata
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Munna boeckii
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Munna chromatocephala
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Munna fabricii
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Munna globicauda
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Munna kerguelensis
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Munna kroyeri
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Munna limicola
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Munna maculata
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Munna minuta
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Munna neglecta
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Munna pallida
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Munna pellucida
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Munna petronastes
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Munna roemeri
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Munna spicata
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Munna studeri
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Munna ubiquita
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Salvatiella islapascua
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Uromunna biloba
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Uromunna hayesi
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Uromunna nana
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Uromunna petiti
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Uromunna reynoldsi
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33 Species of Family Munnidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Astrurus crucicauda Antarctic Indian Ocean
Echinomunna uroventralis Western Indian Ocean
Heterosignum elegans Northwest Pacific.
Heterosignum mutsuensis Northwest Pacific.
Heterosignum ohtsukai Northwest Pacific.
Heterosignum otsuchiensis Northwest Pacific.
Heterosignum unicornis Western Indian Ocean.
Munna acanthifera Arctic.
Munna antarctica Antarctic Atlantic.
Munna bituberculata Antarctic
Munna boeckii Northwest Atlantic and th
Munna chromatocephala California, USA.
Munna fabricii Norway and the Canadian A
Munna globicauda Antarctic
Munna kerguelensis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Munna kroyeri Arctic and Northern Atlan
Munna limicola Northern Norway and the C
Munna maculata Southwest Atlantic and An
Munna minuta N. Atlantic.
Munna neglecta Antarctic and Southern At
Munna pallida Antarctic Indian Ocean
Munna pellucida Northeast Atlantic
Munna petronastes Western Central Atlantic
Munna roemeri Arctic Ocean.
Munna spicata Antarctic.
Munna studeri Antarctic Indian Ocean an
Munna ubiquita Canada
Salvatiella islapascua Southeast Pacific
Uromunna biloba Southeast Pacific
Uromunna hayesi Texas, Gulf of Mexico.
Uromunna nana Southern Ocean
Uromunna petiti Mediterranean Sea
Uromunna reynoldsi Georgia, USA.



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