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genus

Brevoortia Gill, 1861

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Clupeiformes »  family Clupeidae - herrings, shads, sardines and allies

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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Brevoortia aurea (Spix & Agassiz, 1829) - Brazilian Menhaden
species Brevoortia gunteri Hildebrand, 1948 - Finescale Menhaden
species Brevoortia patronus Goode, 1878 - Moss Bunker
species Brevoortia pectinata (Jenyns, 1842) - Argentine Menhaden
species Brevoortia smithi Hildebrand, 1941 - Yellowfin Menhaden
species Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe, 1802) - Atlantic Menhaden

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/692]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Brevoortia Gill, 1861]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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