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Family: Sigalionidae (See list of species below)

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79 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Claparedepelogenia inclusa
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Ehlersileanira incisa
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Eupholoe philippinensis
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Eusigalion lewisi
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Eusigalion spinosum
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Euthalanessa digitata
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Euthalenessa chacei
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Euthalenessa digitata
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Euthalenessa festiva
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Euthalenessa oculata
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Fimbriosthenelais hobbsi
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Fimbriosthenelais longipinnis
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Fimbriosthenelais minor
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Fimbriosthenelais zetlandica
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Horstileanira crosslandsi
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Horstileanira vanderspoeli
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Labioleanira yhleni
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Leanira adenensis
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Leanira calcis
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Leanira cirrata
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Leanira gracilior
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Leanira hystricis
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Leanira quatrefagesi
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Neoleanira areolata
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Neoleanira racemosa
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Neoleanira tetragona
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Neopsammolyce petersi
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Neopsammolyce spinosa
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Pelogenia anoculata
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Pelogenia arenosa
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Pelogenia fimbriata
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Pelogenia rigida
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Pholoe swedmarki
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Psammolyce ctenidophora
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Psammolyce fijiensis
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Psammolyce flava
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Psammolyce myops
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Psammolyce occidentalis
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Psammolyce pendula
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Sigalion arenicola
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Sigalion mathildae
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Sigalion squamosus
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Singalion antillarum
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Singalion arenicola
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Singalion lewisii
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Singalion pourtalesi
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Singalion spinosus
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Sthenelais areolata
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Sthenelais articulata
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Sthenelais berkeleyi
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Sthenelais boa
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Sthenelais caerulea
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Sthenelais fusca
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Sthenelais helenae
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Sthenelais kukenthali
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Sthenelais leidyi
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Sthenelais limicola
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Sthenelais maculata
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Sthenelais mitsuii
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Sthenelais nami
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Sthenelais neoleanirae
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Sthenelais setosa
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Sthenelais tertiaglabra
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Sthenelais verruculosa
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Sthenelanella corallicola
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Sthenelanella ehlersi
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Sthenelanella uniformis
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Sthenolepis fimbriarum
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Sthenolepis gracilior
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Sthenolepis grubei
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Sthenolepis izuensis
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Sthenolepis japonica
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Sthenolepis spargens
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Sthenolepis tentaculata
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Thalenessa lewisii
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Thalenessa spinosa
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Thalenessa stylolepis
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Willeysthenelais diplocirrus
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Willeysthenelais suezensis
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79 Species of Family Sigalionidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Claparedepelogenia inclusa Mediterranean Sea
Ehlersileanira incisa Western Central Atlantic
Eupholoe philippinensis Eastern Pacific
Eusigalion lewisi Eastern Pacific
Eusigalion spinosum Eastern Pacific
Euthalanessa digitata Indo-Pacific.
Euthalenessa chacei Eastern Central Pacific
Euthalenessa digitata Indian Ocean.
Euthalenessa festiva Indo-West Pacific.
Euthalenessa oculata Northwest Pacific and the
Fimbriosthenelais hobbsi Western Central Atlantic
Fimbriosthenelais longipinnis Western Indian Ocean and
Fimbriosthenelais minor Western Central Atlantic
Fimbriosthenelais zetlandica Mediterranean Sea.
Horstileanira crosslandsi Western Indian Ocean
Horstileanira vanderspoeli Western Central Pacific.
Labioleanira yhleni Indo-West Pacific, Northe
Leanira adenensis Western Indian Ocean
Leanira calcis Eastern Pacific
Leanira cirrata Western Central Atlantic
Leanira gracilior Western Central Atlantic
Leanira hystricis Northeast Atlantic
Leanira quatrefagesi Southeast Pacific and Ant
Neoleanira areolata Eastern Pacific
Neoleanira racemosa Eastern Pacific
Neoleanira tetragona Northeast Atlantic and th
Neopsammolyce petersi Western Indian Ocean.
Neopsammolyce spinosa Eastern Pacific
Pelogenia anoculata Eastern Pacific
Pelogenia arenosa Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc
Pelogenia fimbriata Eastern Pacific
Pelogenia rigida Western Indian Ocean
Pholoe swedmarki Western Central Atlantic
Psammolyce ctenidophora Western Central Atlantic
Psammolyce fijiensis Western Central Pacific
Psammolyce flava Western Central Atlantic
Psammolyce myops Eastern Pacific
Psammolyce occidentalis Western Central Atlantic
Psammolyce pendula Western Central Atlantic
Sigalion arenicola Western Central Atlantic
Sigalion mathildae Northeast Atlantic, the M 15 TL
Sigalion squamosus Mediterranean Sea.
Singalion antillarum Western Central Atlantic
Singalion arenicola Western Central Atlantic
Singalion lewisii Western Central Atlantic
Singalion pourtalesi Western Central Atlantic
Singalion spinosus Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais areolata Northwest and Eastern Pac
Sthenelais articulata Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais berkeleyi Eastern Pacific
Sthenelais boa Indo-West Pacific, Atlant 20 TL
Sthenelais caerulea Eastern Pacific
Sthenelais fusca Northwest and Eastern Pac
Sthenelais helenae Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais kukenthali Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais leidyi Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais limicola Northeast Atlantic and th
Sthenelais maculata Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais mitsuii Western Central Pacific
Sthenelais nami Western Central Pacific
Sthenelais neoleanirae Eastern Pacific
Sthenelais setosa Western Central Atlantic
Sthenelais tertiaglabra Eastern Pacific
Sthenelais verruculosa Eastern Pacific
Sthenelanella corallicola Indo-Pacific
Sthenelanella ehlersi Western Central Pacific
Sthenelanella uniformis Eastern Pacific
Sthenolepis fimbriarum Eastern Pacific
Sthenolepis gracilior Western Central Atlantic
Sthenolepis grubei Western Central Atlantic
Sthenolepis izuensis Northwest Pacific
Sthenolepis japonica Japanese scaleworm Indo-West Pacific.
Sthenolepis spargens Eastern Pacific
Sthenolepis tentaculata Northwest Pacific
Thalenessa lewisii Eastern Pacific
Thalenessa spinosa Eastern Pacific
Thalenessa stylolepis Western Central Pacific
Willeysthenelais diplocirrus Northwest Pacific
Willeysthenelais suezensis Western Indian Ocean



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