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Atherina Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Atheriniformes »  family Atherinidae - Old World silversides

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810 - Big-scale Sand Smelt

Atherina boyeri - Big-scale Sand Smelt

species Atherina breviceps Valenciennes, 1835
species Atherina hepsetus Linnaeus, 1758 - Mediterranean Sand Smelt
species Atherina lopeziana Rossignol & Blache, 1961
species Atherina presbyter Cuvier, 1829 - Atherine

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/421]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Atherina Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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