Taxon profile


Pacific Menhaden
Ethmidium maculatum (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 Ethmidium

Scientific synonyms

Alausa coerulea Valenciennes, 1847
Alausa maculata Valenciennes, 1847
Brevoortia maculata (Valenciennes, 1847)
Brevoortia maculata chilcae (Hildebrand, 1946)
Clupea maculata (Valenciennes, 1847)
Clupea notacanthoides Steindachner, 1869
Clupea notacanthus Günther, 1868
Ethmidium chilcae Hildebrand, 1946

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1593]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [183709]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ethmidium maculatum (Valenciennes 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 28 January 2014
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 Ethmidium maculatum (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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