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

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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 2018-1 [183709]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ethmidium maculatum (Valenciennes 1847)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
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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