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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Syngnathidae Pipefishes and seahorses
Subfamily: Syngnathinae
Genus: Anarchopterus

(See list of species below)



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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Johnson, L.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Anarchopterus criniger (Bean & Dresel, 1884)

Photo by Johnson, L.
 
Anarchopterus criniger
[Fringed pipefish]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Anarchopterus tectus (Dawson, 1978)

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Anarchopterus tectus
[Insular pipefish]
2 Species of Family Syngnathidae with Genus Anarchopterus
(Pipefishes and seahorses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1884 Anarchopterus criniger Fringed pipefish Western Atlantic 10 TL
1978 Anarchopterus tectus Insular pipefish Western Atlantic 12.5 TL



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