genus Sardinops

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Noun1.genus Sardinops - pilchardsgenus Sardinops - pilchards        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Clupeidae, family Clupeidae - herrings; shad; sardines; etc.
Pacific sardine, Sardinops caerulea - small pilchards common off the pacific coast of North America
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Sardines (genus Sardinops) are a group of coastal filter feeders that occupy the five temperate corners of the Pacific and Indian Oceans [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED], represented in this study by the following: (1) South Africa (S.