Engraulis japonicus   Temminck & Schlegel,   1846 (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Clupeiformes
Family:Engraulidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Atherina japonica Houttuyn, 1782
Engraulis japonica Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Engraulis zollingeri Bleeker, 1849
Engraulus japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Stolephorus celebicus Hardenberg, 1933
Stolephorus zollingeri (Bleeker, 1849)

Common Name (s)
• Japanese Anchovy (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Whitehead, PJP (1972) A synopsis of the clupeoid fishes of India Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 14(1) 160-256 Available at - NIO, Goa

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