Encrasicholina

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Taxonavigation: Clupeoidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis/Superclassis: 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: Engraulidae
Genus: Encrasicholina
Species: E. devisi – E. gloria – E. heteroloba – E. intermedia – E. macrocephala – E. oligobranchus – E. pseudoheteroloba – E. punctifer – E. purpurea

Name[edit]

Encrasicholina Fowler, 1938

Etymology: diminutive of encrasicolus, Greek for a small fish and a name historically applied to anchovies. From The ETYFish Project

References[edit]

  • Fowler, H. W. 1938. The fishes of the George Vanderbilt South Pacific Expedition, 1937. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 2: i–v + 1–349, Pls. 1–12. Reference page

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