Taxon profile


Lesser Sand Eel
Ammodytes tobianus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Ammodytidae - sand lances »  genus Ammodytes - Sandeels

Scientific synonyms

Ammodytes lancea Cuvier, 1829
Ammodytes tobiunus Linnaeus, 1758

Other names

= Lesser Sand-eel
= Lesser Sandeel

Data Deficient


Intertaxon relationships

predator: Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781) - Humpback Whale

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [38]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/893]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ammodytes tobianus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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