Taxon profile


Old World silversides

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

Scientific synonyms

incl. Atherionidae

Other names

= silversides

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Included taxa

Number of records: 13

genus Alepidomus Hubbs, 1944
genus Atherina Linnaeus, 1758
genus Atherinason Whitley, 1934
genus Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903
genus Atherinosoma Castelnau, 1872
genus Atherion Jordan & Starks, 1901
genus Bleheratherina Aarn & Ivantsoff, 2009
genus Craterocephalus McCulloch, 1912
genus Hypoatherina Schultz, 1948
genus Kestratherina Pavlov, Ivantsoff, Last & Crowley, 1988
genus Leptatherina Pavlov, Ivantsoff, Last & Crowley, 1988
genus Stenatherina Schultz, 1948
genus Teramulus Smith, 1965

Links and literature

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
[Data retrieved on: 05 May 2007]

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