Taxon profile


Ilisha Richardson, 1846

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Clupeiformes »  family Pristigasteridae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 16

species Ilisha africana (Bloch, 1795) - African Ilisha
species Ilisha amazonica (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920) - Amazon Ilisha
species Ilisha compressa Randall, 1994
species Ilisha elongata (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830) - Chinese Herring
species Ilisha filigera (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847) - Coromandel Ilisha
species Ilisha fuerthii (Steindachner, 1875)
species Ilisha kampeni (Weber & de Beaufort, 1913) - Kampen's Ilisha
species Ilisha lunula Kailola, 1986 - Crescent Long-tailed Ilisha
species Ilisha macrogaster Bleeker, 1866 - Kalimantan Ilisha
species Ilisha megaloptera (Swainson, 1839) - Bigeye Ilisha
species Ilisha melastoma (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) - Indian Herring
species Ilisha novacula (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847) - Burmese River Ilisha
species Ilisha obfuscata Wongratana, 1983 - Hidden Ilisha
species Ilisha pristigastroides (Bleeker, 1852) - Javan Ilisha
species Ilisha sirishai Seshagiri Rao, 1975 - Lobejaw Ilisha
species Ilisha striatula Wongratana, 1983 - Banded Ilisha

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2140]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ilisha Richardson, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [7d6b037c-ab9e-422d-b536-21dfabac4444]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ilisha Richardson, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015

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