Clupeidae - herrings

Use the table to access information on clupeid fishes. The family contains herrings, menhadens, pilchards, sardines, shads, and sprats.

Sandy Sprat, Hyperlophus vittatus

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Etrumeus teres Maray
Hyperlophus vittatus Sandy Sprat
Nematalosa erebi Bony Bream
Potamalosa richmondia Freshwater Herring
Sardinella lemuru Scaly Mackerel
Spratelloides gracilis Slender Sprat


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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Clupeidae, herring, sardine, menhaden, pilchard, shad, sprat,