WoRMS taxon details

Atherinidae Risso, 1827

125438  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125438)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Atherininae Risso, 1827
Subfamily Atherinomorinae Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
  » Genus Alepidomus Hubbs, 1944
  » Genus Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903
  » Genus Atherion Jordan & Starks, 1901
  » Genus Hypoatherina Schultz, 1948
  » Genus Stenatherina Schultz, 1948
  » Genus Teramulus Smith, 1965
  » Genus Atherinamorous accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Atherinimorus accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Atherinomorous accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Atherinomorphus accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Hypoatheria accepted as Hypoatherina Schultz, 1948 (misspelling)
Subfamily Atherinopsinae Fitzinger, 1873
  » Genus Atherinops Steindachner, 1876
  » Genus Atherinopsis Girard, 1854
  » Genus Basilichthys Girard, 1855
  » Genus Colpichthys Hubbs, 1918
  » Genus Leuresthes Jordan & Gilbert, 1880
  » Genus Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Austroatherina Marrero, 1950 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Austromenidia Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Cauque Eigenmann, 1928 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Kronia Miranda Ribeiro, 1915 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906 (synonym)
  » Genus Odonthestes accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906 (misspelling)
  » Genus Pseudothyrina Miranda Ribeiro, 1915 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Sorgentinia Risso & Risso, 1953 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Tupa de Buen, 1953 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
  » Genus Yaci de Buen, 1953 accepted as Odontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
Subfamily Bleheratherininae Aarn & Ivantsoff, 2009
Subfamily Craterocephalinae Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
Subfamily Medidiinae

Subfamily Atherioninae Schultz, 1948 accepted as Atherinomorinae Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
Genus Hapsetia accepted as Hepsetia Bonaparte, 1836 accepted as Atherina Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Hepsetia Bonaparte, 1836 accepted as Atherina Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
marine
Distribution Distribution: tropical to temperate waters. Pelvic fins present and abdominal, subabdominal, or thoracic in position, not...  
Distribution Distribution: tropical to temperate waters. Pelvic fins present and abdominal, subabdominal, or thoracic in position, not modified into clasping organ. Leuresthes tenuis has a spectacular reproductive periodicity in relation to the tides. Reported maximum length 60 cm. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Atherinidae Risso, 1827. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125438 on 2018-04-26
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
From other sources
Distribution Distribution: tropical to temperate waters. Pelvic fins present and abdominal, subabdominal, or thoracic in position, not modified into clasping organ. Leuresthes tenuis has a spectacular reproductive periodicity in relation to the tides. Reported maximum length 60 cm. [details]
 



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English silversides  [details]
Japanese トウゴロウイワシ  [details]