WoRMS taxon details

Atherinidae Risso, 1827

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

accepted
Family
Subfamily Atherininae Risso, 1827
  » Genus Atherina Linnaeus, 1758
    » Subgenus Atherina (Atherina)
    » Subgenus Atherina (Hepsetia)
    » Species Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina breviceps Valenciennes, 1835
    » Species Atherina hepsetus Linnaeus, 1758
    » Species Atherina lopeziana Rossignol & Blache, 1961
    » Species Atherina presbyter Cuvier, 1829
    » Species Atherina affinis Bennett, 1832 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina afra Peters, 1855 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina anterina Nardo, 1847 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina araea Jordan & Gilbert, 1884 accepted as Atherina harringtonensis Goode, 1877
    » Species Atherina argentinensis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes argentinensis (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina athaerina Nardo, 1827 accepted as Atherina hepsetus Linnaeus, 1758
    » Species Atherina australis White, 1790 accepted as Engraulis australis (White, 1790)
    » Species Atherina balabacensis Seale, 1910 accepted as Atherinomorus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina bimanensis Bleeker, 1848 accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherina bleekeri Günther, 1861 accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina boïeri Risso, 1810 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810 (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina bonapartii Boulenger, 1907 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina bonariensis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes bonariensis (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina boscii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Menidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766)
    » Species Atherina brasiliensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Atherinella brasiliensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherina brownii Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Species Atherina caspia Eichwald, 1831 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina cylindrica Klunzinger, 1870 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina cylindrica Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherina dannevigi McCulloch, 1911 accepted as Atherinason hepsetoides (Richardson, 1843)
    » Species Atherina duodecimalis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherinomorus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835)
    » Species Atherina eendrachtensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina elongata Klunzinger, 1879 accepted as Atherinosoma elongata (Klunzinger, 1879)
    » Species Atherina endrachtensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherina forskali Rüppell, 1838 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina forskalii Rüppell, 1838 accepted as Atherinomorus forskalii (Rüppell, 1838) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina forskalli Rüppell, 1838 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina gobio Klunzinger, 1884 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina harringtonensis Goode, 1877 accepted as Hypoatherina harringtonensis (Goode, 1877)
    » Species Atherina hepsetoides Richardson, 1843 accepted as Atherinason hepsetoides (Richardson, 1843)
    » Species Atherina honoriae Ogilby, 1912 accepted as Craterocephalus honoriae (Ogilby, 1912)
    » Species Atherina hyalosoma Cocco, 1885 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina incisa Jenyns, 1841 accepted as Odontesthes incisa (Jenyns, 1841) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina insularum Jordan & Evermann, 1903 accepted as Atherinomorus insularum (Jordan & Evermann, 1903)
    » Species Atherina japonica Houttuyn, 1782 accepted as Engraulis japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
    » Species Atherina lacunosa Forster, 1801 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina lacustris Bonaparte, 1836 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina lagunae Trabelsi, Faure, Quignard, Boussaid, Focant & Maamouri, 2002 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina laticeps Poey, 1860 accepted as Atherinomorus stipes (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
    » Species Atherina laticlavia Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes regia (Humboldt, 1821) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina lessoni Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes argentinensis (Valenciennes, 1835) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina lessonii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes argentinensis (Valenciennes, 1835) (ambiguous synonym)
    » Species Atherina lichtensteinii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Odontesthes bonariensis (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina lineata Günther, 1872 accepted as Atherinomorus lineatus (Günther, 1872)
    » Species Atherina marmorata Risso, 1810 accepted as Aphanius fasciatus (Valenciennes, 1821) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina marmorata Risso, 1810 accepted as Pomatoschistus marmoratus (Risso, 1810) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina martinica Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Membras martinica (Valenciennes, 1835)
    » Species Atherina menidia Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina menidia Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Menidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina microps Poey, 1860 accepted as Melanorhinus microps (Poey, 1860)
    » Species Atherina microstoma Günther, 1861 accepted as Atherinosoma microstoma (Günther, 1861)
    » Species Atherina minuta Risso, 1810 accepted as Aphia minuta (Risso, 1810)
    » Species Atherina mochon Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810 (synonym)
    » Species Atherina mordax Mitchill, 1814 accepted as Osmerus mordax mordax (Mitchill, 1814)
    » Species Atherina morrisi Jordan & Starks, 1906 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina mugiloides McCulloch, 1912 accepted as Craterocephalus mugiloides (McCulloch, 1912)
    » Species Atherina nigrans Richardson, 1843 accepted as Melanotaenia nigrans (Richardson, 1843)
    » Species Atherina nigricans Richardson, 1848 accepted as Odontesthes nigricans (Richardson, 1848) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina notata Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Menidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766)
    » Species Atherina ovalaua Herre, 1935 accepted as Hypoatherina ovalaua (Herre, 1935)
    » Species Atherina panatela Jordan & Richardson, 1908 accepted as Stenatherina panatela (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
    » Species Atherina parvipinnis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherina breviceps Valenciennes, 1835
    » Species Atherina pectoralis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherinomorus pinguis (Lacepède, 1803)
    » Species Atherina pinguis Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Atherinomorus pinguis (Lacepède, 1803)
    » Species Atherina pontica Eichwald, 1831 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina presbyteroides Richardson, 1843 accepted as Leptatherina presbyteroides (Richardson, 1843)
    » Species Atherina punctata Bennett, 1833 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina puntata Bennett, 1833 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina regia Humboldt, 1821 accepted as Odontesthes regia (Humboldt, 1821) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina regina Seale, 1910 accepted as Atherinomorus regina (Seale, 1910)
    » Species Atherina riqueti Roule, 1902 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina risso Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina rissoi Günther, 1861 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina sarda Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina sardina Jenkins & Evermann, 1889 accepted as Leuresthes sardina (Jenkins & Evermann, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Atherina sardinella Fowler, 1903 accepted as Atherina boyeri Risso, 1810
    » Species Atherina signata Günther, 1867 accepted as Pseudomugil signifer Kner, 1866
    » Species Atherina sihama Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Sillago sihama (Forsskål, 1775)
    » Species Atherina stipes Müller & Troschel, 1848 accepted as Atherinomorus stipes (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
    » Species Atherina storeri Ayres, 1854 accepted as Atherinopsis californiensis Girard, 1854 (synonym)
    » Species Atherina tamarensis Johnston, 1883 accepted as Leptatherina presbyteroides (Richardson, 1843)
    » Species Atherina temmincki Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina temminckii Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina tsurugae Jordan & Starks, 1901 accepted as Hypoatherina tsurugae (Jordan & Starks, 1901)
    » Species Atherina uisila Jordan & Seale, 1906 accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina vaigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherina valenciennei Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Atherina valenciennesi (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina valenciennesii (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherina velieana Goode & Bean, 1880 accepted as Atherinomorus stipes (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
    » Species Atherina viridescens Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Menidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766)
    » Species Atherina woodwardi Jordan & Starks, 1901 accepted as Hypoatherina woodwardi (Jordan & Starks, 1901)
  » Genus Atherinason Whitley, 1934
  » Genus Atherinosoma Castelnau, 1872
  » Genus Kestratherina Pavlov, Ivantsoff, Last & Crowley, 1988
  » Genus Leptatherina Pavlov, Ivantsoff, Last & Crowley, 1988
  » Genus Allanetta Whitley, 1943 accepted as Craterocephalus McCulloch, 1912
    » Species Allanetta afra (Peters, 1855) accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Allanetta bleekeri (Günther, 1861) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Allanetta crenolepis Schultz, 1953 accepted as Hypoatherina crenolepis (Schultz, 1953)
    » Species Allanetta duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835) accepted as Atherinomorus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835)
    » Species Allanetta forskali (Rüppell, 1838) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (misspelling)
    » Species Allanetta harringtonensis (Goode, 1877) accepted as Hypoatherina harringtonensis (Goode, 1877)
    » Species Allanetta klunzingeri Smith, 1965 accepted as Hypoatherina barnesi Schultz, 1953
    » Species Allanetta mugiloides (McCulloch, 1912) accepted as Craterocephalus mugiloides (McCulloch, 1912)
    » Species Allanetta ovalaua (Herre, 1935) accepted as Hypoatherina ovalaua (Herre, 1935)
    » Species Allanetta regina (Seale, 1910) accepted as Atherinomorus regina (Seale, 1910)
    » Species Allanetta valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Allanetta woodwardi (Jordan & Starks, 1901) accepted as Hypoatherina woodwardi (Jordan & Starks, 1901)
  » Genus Pranesella Whitley, 1934 accepted as Atherinosoma Castelnau, 1872
  » Genus Pranesus Whitley, 1930 accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903
    » Species Pranesus capricornensis Woodland, 1961 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Pranesus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835) accepted as Atherinomorus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835)
    » Species Pranesus eendrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misspelling)
    » Species Pranesus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Pranesus forskalii (Rüppell, 1838) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Pranesus insularum (Jordan & Evermann, 1903) accepted as Atherinomorus insularum (Jordan & Evermann, 1903)
    » Species Pranesus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Pranesus maculatus Taylor, 1964 accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Pranesus morrisi (Jordan & Starks, 1906) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Pranesus ogilbyi Whitley, 1930 accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Pranesus ovalauus (Herre, 1935) accepted as Hypoatherina ovalaua (Herre, 1935)
    » Species Pranesus pinguis (Lacepède, 1803) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Pranesus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Pranesus valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
  » Genus Taeniomembras Ogilby, 1898 accepted as Atherinosoma Castelnau, 1872
Subfamily Atherinomorinae Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
  » Genus Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903
    » Species Atherinomorus aetholepis Kimura, Iwatsuki & Yoshino, 2002
    » Species Atherinomorus balabacensis (Seale, 1910)
    » Species Atherinomorus capricornensis (Woodland, 1961)
    » Species Atherinomorus duodecimalis (Valenciennes, 1835)
    » Species Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherinomorus forskalii (Rüppell, 1838)
    » Species Atherinomorus insularum (Jordan & Evermann, 1903)
    » Species Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Atherinomorus lineatus (Günther, 1872)
    » Species Atherinomorus pinguis (Lacepède, 1803)
    » Species Atherinomorus regina (Seale, 1910)
    » Species Atherinomorus stipes (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
    » Species Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherinomorus cylindricus (Valenciennes, 1835) accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherinomorus eendrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Atherinomorus endrachtensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherinomorus lacunosa (Forster, 1801) accepted as Atherinomorus lacunosus (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Atherinomorus ogilbyi (Whitley, 1930) accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
    » Species Atherinomorus reginae (Seale, 1910) accepted as Atherinomorus regina (Seale, 1910) (misspelling)
    » Species Atherinomorus tropicalis (Whitley, 1948) accepted as Hypoatherina tropicalis (Whitley, 1948)
  » Genus Atherion Jordan & Starks, 1901
  » Genus Hypoatherina Schultz, 1948
    » Species Hypoatherina barnesi Schultz, 1953
    » Species Hypoatherina celebesensis Sasaki & Kimura, 2012
    » Species Hypoatherina crenolepis (Schultz, 1953)
    » Species Hypoatherina golanii Sasaki & Kimura, 2012
    » Species Hypoatherina harringtonensis (Goode, 1877)
    » Species Hypoatherina lunata Sasaki & Kimura, 2012
    » Species Hypoatherina macrophthalma Sasaki & Kimura, 2012
    » Species Hypoatherina ovalaua (Herre, 1935)
    » Species Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina tropicalis (Whitley, 1948)
    » Species Hypoatherina tsurugae (Jordan & Starks, 1901)
    » Species Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina woodwardi (Jordan & Starks, 1901)
    » Species Hypoatherina bleekeri (Günther, 1861) accepted as Hypoatherina valenciennei (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina cylindrica (Klunzinger, 1870) accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina gobio (Klunzinger, 1884) accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina panatela (Jordan & Richardson, 1908) accepted as Stenatherina panatela (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
    » Species Hypoatherina uisila (Jordan & Seale, 1906) accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854)
    » Species Hypoatherina vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Atherinomorus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Genus Stenatherina Schultz, 1948
  » Genus Teramulus Smith, 1965
    » Species Teramulus kieneri Smith, 1965
  » Genus Atherinamorous accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Atherinimorus accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Atherinomorphus accepted as Atherinomorus Fowler, 1903 (misspelling)
  » Genus Hypoatheria accepted as Hypoatherina Schultz, 1948 (misspelling)
    » Species Hypoatheria barnesi Schultz, 1953 accepted as Hypoatherina barnesi Schultz, 1953 (misspelling)
    » Species Hypoatheria temminckii (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker, 1854) (misspelling)
Subfamily Atherinopsinae Fitzinger, 1873
  » Genus Atherinops Steindachner, 1876
    » Species Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860)
    » Species Atherinops cedroscensis Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860)
    » Species Atherinops guadalupae Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860)
    » Species Atherinops insularum Gilbert, 1891 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860) (synonym)
      » Subspecies Atherinops insularum cedroscensis Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860) (synonym)
      » Subspecies Atherinops insularum guadalupae Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860) (synonym)
    » Species Atherinops littoralis Hubbs, 1918 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860)
    » Species Atherinops magdalenae Fowler, 1903 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860) (synonym)
    » Species Atherinops oregonia Jordan & Snyder, 1913 accepted as Atherinops affinis (Ayres, 1860) (synonym)
    » Species Atherinops regis Jenkins & Evermann, 1889 accepted as Colpichthys regis (Jenkins & Evermann, 1889) (synonym)
  » Genus Atherinopsis Girard, 1854
  » Genus Colpichthys Hubbs, 1918
  » Genus Leuresthes Jordan & Gilbert, 1880
  » 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 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
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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. (2019). FishBase. Atherinidae Risso, 1827. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125438 on 2019-11-20
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
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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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