Taxon profile


Deep-bodied Herring
Escualosa thoracata (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847)

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

Scientific synonyms

Alausa champil Cantor, 1850
Clupea argyrotaenia (Bleeker, 1852)
Clupea coval Cuvier, 1829
Clupea huae Tirant, 1883
Clupea macrolepis Steindachner, 1879
Clupeoides lile (Valenciennes, 1847)
Clupoides lile (Valenciennes, 1847)
Esculaosa thoracata (Valenciennes, 1847)
Kowala coval (Cuvier, 1829)
Kowala thoracata Valenciennes, 1847

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [85ef6300-37ce-4ff2-96db-8dc528716d33]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Escualosa thoracata (Valenciennes, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1522]

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 Escualosa thoracata (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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