Clupeidae


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Related to Clupeidae: Engraulidae
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Noun1.Clupeidae - herrings; shad; sardines; etc.
fish family - any of various families of fish
Isospondyli, order Isospondyli - most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon
clupeid, clupeid fish - any of numerous soft-finned schooling food fishes of shallow waters of northern seas
genus Pomolobus, Pomolobus - genus to which the alewife is sometimes assigned
Clupea, genus Clupea - type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
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Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum All Clupeidae Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii All Catostomidae Longnose sucker, Catostomus catostomus All Osmeridae <1 2 Pond smelt, Hypomesus olidus Rainbow smelt, Osmerus mordax Eulachon, Thaleichthys pad ficus Capelin, Mallotus villosus All Salmonidae Dolly Varden, Salvelinus malma Pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka All Gadidae 86 23 Arctic cod, Boreogadus saida 82 21 Saffron cod, Eleginus gracilis 1 5 Walleye pollock, Theragra chalcogramma 3 3 Pacific cod, Gadus macrochephalus All Gasterosteidae, stickleback spp.
Haemdon striatum Haemulidae 195 XXVIII(2) quadrilineatum* Not in text Alosa mediocris Clupeidae XXIX(1) Not in text AIosa sapidissima Clupeidae XXX(2) Not in text Brevoortia lyrannus Clupeidae XXX(1) Not in text Dorosoma cepedianum Clupeidae XXX(2) *Plate number in text does not agree with number on plate.
Interestingly, tying the Clupeidae family for most occurring content was the crustacean order, including small shrimp and crabs.
15]N levels among seven fish taxa representing Cyprinidae, Centrarchidae, Percidae, Ictaluridae, and Clupeidae families.
The negative correlation between the total fatty acid content and n-3 fatty acids is probably a typical feature of the clupeidae order.
012 (least brook lamprey) Clupeidae Dorosoma cepedianum 1 0.
Mangrove-dependent demersal fish include those belonging to the Clupeidae, Chanidae, Ariidae, Pltosidae, Mugilidae, Lujanidae, and Latidae families.
7 Clupeidae Gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum -- -- Cyprinidae Central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum 29 50.
The following families had the highest number of species: Carangidae (5), Fundulidae (5), Sciaenidae (5), Engraulidae (3) and Sparidae (3), followed by the Clupeidae (2), Gobiidae (2), Mugilidae (2), Synodontidae (2) and Syngnathidae (2).
Most elements are from the Clupeidae family, though Cyprinidae are also represented (FIGURE 4).
NNEX 1 SYSTEMATIC LIST OF FISH SPECIES: DANAU SENTARUM NATIONAL PARK AND NEAR-CATCHMENT SURROUNDS ORDER/ Local FAMILY/ Name Species (j) (Language) (ii) RAJI- FORMES DASYATIDAE Himantura signifer Pari OSTEO- GLOSSI- FORMES- OSTEOGLOSSIDAE Scleropages formosus (Arowana) Siluk, Kayangan NOTO- PTERIDAE Chitala lopis Belida, Belida tabuan Notopterus notopterus Belida labuan, Kapirat Notopterus borneensis Belida Kalimantan CLUPEI- FORMES CLUPEIDAE Clupeich-thys bleekeri Bilis Corica soborna ENGRAU- LIDIDAE Lycothrissa crocodilus Silauari Setipina cf.
It is the largest species of the family Clupeidae found in waters of the United States (Walburg and Nichols, 1967), and individuals commonly reach sizes of 50 cm in total length (TL) (Scott and Leim, 1966; Scott and Scott, 1988; Collette and Klein-MacPhee, 2002).