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

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Photo by Svensen, E.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Nerophis lumbriciformis (Jenyns, 1835)

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Nerophis lumbriciformis
[Worm pipefish]

Photo by Neto, G.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Nerophis maculatus Rafinesque, 1810

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Nerophis maculatus
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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Nerophis ophidion (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Nerophis ophidion
[Straightnose pipefish]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Nerophis lumbriciformis Worm pipefish Eastern Atlantic 17 TL 1835
Nerophis maculatus Eastern Atlantic 30 TL 1810
Nerophis ophidion Straightnose pipefish Eastern Atlantic 30 TL 1758



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