Taxon profile


Amazon Hatchet Herring
Pristigaster cayana Cuvier, 1830

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

Scientific synonyms

Pristigaster americanus Guérin-Méneville, 1844
Pristigaster argenteus Schinz, 1822
Pristigaster cayanus Cuvier, 1829
Pristigaster lichtensteinii Jarocki, 1822
Pristigaster martii Agassiz, 1829
Pristigaster phaeton Valenciennes, 1847
Pristigaster triangularis Stark, 1828

Least Concern
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1657]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21766]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pristigaster cayana Cuvier, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
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 Pristigaster cayana Cuvier, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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