Taxon profile


Engraulidae Th.N. Gill, 1861

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Clupeiformes

Included taxa

Number of records: 17

genus Amazonsprattus Roberts, 1984
genus Anchoa Jordan & Evermann, 1927
genus Anchovia Jordan & Evermann, 1895
genus Anchoviella Fowler, 1911
genus Cetengraulis Günther, 1868
genus Coilia Gray, 1830
genus Encrasicholina Fowler, 1938
genus Engraulis Cuvier, 1816
genus Jurengraulis Whitehead, 1988
genus Lycengraulis Günther, 1868
genus Lycothrissa Günther, 1868
genus Papuengraulis Munro, 1964
genus Pseudosetipinna Peng & Zhao, 1988
genus Pterengraulis Günther, 1868
genus Setipinna Swainson, 1839
genus Stolephorus Lacépède, 1803
genus Thryssa Cuvier, 1829

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/146]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Engraulidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [94ce2a19-f600-497e-91ef-6bb7993f63fa]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Engraulidae]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
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 Engraulidae]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Engraulidae Th.N. Gill, 1861]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 11 May 2007]

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