Sardinella aurita

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Sardinella aurita
Taxonavigation: Clupeoidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Clupei
Superordo: Clupeomorpha
Ordo: Clupeiformes
Subordo: Clupeoidei

Familia: Clupeidae
Genus: Sardinella
Species: Sardinella aurita


Sardinella aurita Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847

  • Lectotype: LectotypeMNHN A-9824.
    • Lectotype designated by Whitehead 1967
  • Paralectotypes: MNHN 0000-0663 (2), B-3085 [ex MNHN A-9824] (1).

Type locality: Messina, Sicily, Italy, Mediterranean Sea.

Etymology: From auritus (= eared), probably referring to black spot at hind border of gill cover. (From The ETYFish project)


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Round Sardinella



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