Taxon profile


Black Sea Anchovy
Engraulis encrasicolus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Clupeiformes »  family Engraulidae - anchovies »  genus Engraulis

Scientific synonyms

Anchoa guineensis (Rossignol & Blache, 1961)
Anchoa quineensis
Anchoviella guineensis Rossignol & Blache, 1961
Anchoviella quineensis
Clupea encrasicolus Linnaeus, 1758
Engraulis amara Risso, 1827
Engraulis argyrophanus Valenciennes, 1848
Engraulis encrasicholus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Engraulis encrasicholus maetoicus Pusanov, 1926
Engraulis encrasicholus ponticus Alesandrov, 1927

Other names

= European Anchovy

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758 - Common Dolphifish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/8217]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Engraulis encrasicolus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [66]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Engraulis encrasicolus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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