Taxon profile


Sandy Sprat
Hyperlophus vittatus (Castelnau, 1875)

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

Scientific synonyms

Clupea spratellides Ogilby, 1892
Clupea sprattellides Ogilby, 1892
Hyperlophus copii Ogilby, 1897
Meletta vittata Castelnau, 1875
Meletta vittatus Castelnau, 1875

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [70709268-4ad9-460b-b6df-2fc0218c586b]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hyperlophus vittatus (Castelnau, 1875)]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1573]

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 Hyperlophus vittatus (Castelnau, 1875)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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