WoRMS taxon details

Clupea Linnaeus, 1758

125716  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125716)

accepted
Genus
Species Clupea bentincki Norman, 1936
Species Clupea harengula
Species Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea manulensis Marion de Procé, 1822
Species Clupea marisalbi Berg, 1923
Species Clupea melanostoma (Eigenmann, 1907)
Species Clupea spratttus
Species Clupea suworowi Rabinerson, 1927

Species Clupea pallasii Valenciennes, 1847 represented as Clupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847

Species Clupea advena Philippi, 1879 accepted as Sardinops sagax (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Clupea aestivalis Mitchill, 1814 accepted as Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814)
Species Clupea affinis Gray, 1830 accepted as Ilisha elongata (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
Species Clupea africana Bloch, 1795 accepted as Ilisha africana (Bloch, 1795)
Species Clupea alba Yarrell, 1829 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Clupea allecia Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Sardinella aurita Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea alosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Clupea alosoides Rafinesque, 1819 accepted as Hiodon alosoides (Rafinesque, 1819) (synonym)
Species Clupea amazonica Steindachner, 1879 accepted as Rhinosardinia amazonica (Steindachner, 1879)
Species Clupea antipoda Hector, 1872 accepted as Sprattus antipodum (Hector, 1872)
Species Clupea antipodum Hector, 1872 accepted as Sprattus antipodum (Hector, 1872)
Species Clupea arcuata Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Ramnogaster arcuata (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Clupea argentina Swainson, 1839 accepted as Lile piquitinga (Schreiner & Miranda Ribeiro, 1903)
Species Clupea argyrotaenia (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Escualosa thoracata (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Clupea argyrotaeniata Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Spratelloides gracilis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Species Clupea atherinoides Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Pterengraulis atherinoides (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Clupea atlanticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea atricauda Günther, 1868 accepted as Sardinella atricauda (Günther, 1868)
Species Clupea aurovittata Swainson, 1838 accepted as Sardinella aurita Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea baelama Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Thryssa baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Clupea bassensis McCulloch, 1911 accepted as Sprattus novaehollandiae (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Clupea borealis Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea brachysoma (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Sardinella brachysoma Bleeker, 1852
Species Clupea brasiliensis Steindachner, 1879 accepted as Sardinella brasiliensis (Steindachner, 1879)
Species Clupea brasiliensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Albula vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Clupea britannicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea bulan (Bleeker, 1849) accepted as Sardinella albella (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Clupea bulleri Regan, 1904 accepted as Opisthonema bulleri (Regan, 1904)
Species Clupea caerulea Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Sardinops sagax (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Clupea caeruleovittata Richardson, 1846 accepted as Sardinella aurita Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea caledonicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea carolinensis Gray, 1854 accepted as Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe, 1802)
Species Clupea caspia Eichwald, 1838 accepted as Alosa caspia caspia (Eichwald, 1838)
Species Clupea caspiopontica Borodin, 1904 accepted as Alosa braschnikowi (Borodin, 1904)
Species Clupea cimbricus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea clupeoides (Bleeker, 1849) accepted as Amblygaster clupeoides Bleeker, 1849
Species Clupea clupeola Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Harengula clupeola (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Clupea commersonii (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Sardinella melanura (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Clupea coval Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Escualosa thoracata (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Clupea cultriventris Nordmann, 1840 accepted as Clupeonella cultriventris (Nordmann, 1840)
Species Clupea curensis Suvorov, 1907 accepted as Alosa curensis (Suvorov, 1907)
Species Clupea cyprinoides Broussonet, 1782 accepted as Megalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782)
Species Clupea delicatula Nordmann, 1840 accepted as Clupeonella cultriventris (Nordmann, 1840)
Species Clupea delicatula Bennett, 1832 accepted as Spratelloides delicatulus (Bennett, 1832)
Species Clupea dentex Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Chirocentrus dorab (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Clupea desmaresti Risso, 1827 accepted as Sardinella maderensis (Lowe, 1838)
Species Clupea dorab Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Chirocentrus dorab (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Clupea dorsalis (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Ethmalosa fimbriata (Bowdich, 1825)
Species Clupea dubia Bleeker, 1872 accepted as Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatus (Rüppell, 1837)
Species Clupea durbanensis Regan, 1906 accepted as Hilsa kelee (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Clupea eba (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Sardinella maderensis (Lowe, 1838)
Species Clupea eichwaldi Grimm, 1901 accepted as Alosa immaculata Bennett, 1835 (misspelling)
Species Clupea eichwaldii Grimm, 1901 accepted as Alosa immaculata Bennett, 1835
Species Clupea elongata Lesueur, 1818 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Clupea encrasicolus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Engraulis encrasicolus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Clupea engrauliformis Borodin, 1904 accepted as Clupeonella engrauliformis (Borodin, 1904)
Species Clupea fallax Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Alosa fallax (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym)
Species Clupea fasciata Lesueur, 1818 accepted as Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814)
Species Clupea fasciata (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Herklotsichthys quadrimaculatus (Rüppell, 1837)
Species Clupea fasciata Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Aurigequula fasciata (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym)
Species Clupea fimbriata Bowdich, 1825 accepted as Ethmalosa fimbriata (Bowdich, 1825)
Species Clupea flosmaris Richardson, 1846 accepted as Dussumieria acuta Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea frisius Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea fuegensis Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Sprattus fuegensis (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Clupea gibbosa Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Sardinella gibbosa (Bleeker, 1849)
Species Clupea gigantea Shaw, 1804 accepted as Megalops cyprinoides (Broussonet, 1782) (synonym)
Species Clupea gracilis Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 accepted as Spratelloides gracilis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Species Clupea halec Mitchill, 1814 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Clupea haumela Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Trichiurus lepturus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea heterura Rafinesque, 1818 accepted as Dorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur, 1818) (misspelling)
Species Clupea heterurus Rafinesque, 1818 accepted as Dorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur, 1818)
Species Clupea holodon Regan, 1916 accepted as Sprattus antipodum (Hector, 1872)
Species Clupea huae Tirant, 1883 accepted as Laubuka laubuca (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym)
Species Clupea hudsonia Clinton, 1824 accepted as Notropis hudsonius (Clinton, 1824) (synonym)
Species Clupea humeralis Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Harengula humeralis (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Clupea ilisha (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Tenualosa ilisha (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Clupea immaculata Kishinouye, 1908 accepted as Sardinella gibbosa (Bleeker, 1849)
Species Clupea indica Gray, 1834 accepted as Gudusia chapra (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym)
Species Clupea indicus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Ilisha melastoma (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (synonym)
Species Clupea indigena Mitchill, 1814 accepted as Alosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811)
Species Clupea inermis Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Clupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea isingleena Richardson, 1846 accepted as Sardinella richardsoni Wongratana, 1983
Species Clupea islandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea ivernicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Clupea janeiro Eigenmann, 1894 accepted as Sardinella brasiliensis (Steindachner, 1879)
Species Clupea kanagurta (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Hilsa kelee (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Clupea kelee Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Hilsa kelee (Cuvier, 1829) (Basionym)
Species Clupea kessleri Grimm, 1887 accepted as Alosa kessleri (Grimm, 1887) (synonym)
Species Clupea koningsbergeri Weber & de Beaufort, 1912 accepted as Herklotsichthys koningsbergeri (Weber & de Beaufort, 1912)
Species Clupea lamprotaenia Gosse, 1851 accepted as Jenkinsia lamprotaenia (Gosse, 1851)
Species Clupea lata Richardson & Gray, 1843 accepted as Sardinops sagax (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Clupea laticosta Lowe, 1843 accepted as Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Clupea latulus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Sprattus sprattus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Clupea leachii Yarrell, 1832 accepted as Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Species Clupea leiogaster (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Amblygaster leiogaster (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Clupea lineolata Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Clupea pallasii pallasii Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea longiceps (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Sardinella longiceps Valenciennes, 1847
Species Clupea macassariensis Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Spratelloides delicatulus (Bennett, 1832)
Species Clupea macrocephala Lacepède, 1803 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea macrolepis Steindachner, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea macrophthalma Ranzani, 1842 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea macrura (Bleeker, 1852) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea maculata (Valenciennes, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea maderensis Lowe, 1838 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea maeotica Grimm, 1901 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea malabarica Bloch, 1795 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea malabaricus Bloch, 1795 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea mattowaca Mitchill, 1815 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mauritiana Bennett, 1833 (unaccepted, ambiguous synonym)
Species Clupea mediocris Mitchill, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea megalops Rafinesque, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea megalopterus Swainson, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea melanosticta Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea melanura Cuvier, 1829 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea melastoma Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea membras Wulf, 1765 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea menhaden Mitchill, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea micropus Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea minima Storer, 1839 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea mirabilis Girard, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mizun Kishinouye, 1908 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea moluccensis (Bleeker, 1853) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea muelleri Klunzinger, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mystacina Forster, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mystax Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mystus Osbeck, 1757 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea mystus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea nasus Bloch, 1795 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea neglecta Rafinesque, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea neopilchardus Steindachner, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea nilotica Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea norvegivus Schnakenbeck, 1931 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea notacanthoides Steindachner, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea notacanthus Günther, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea nymphaea Richardson, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea ocellata Pappe, 1853 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea okinawensis Kishinouye, 1908 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea otaitensis Valenciennes, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea ovalis Anonymous [Bennett], 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea palasah Cuvier, 1829 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea palassi (unaccepted)
Species Clupea pallasi Valenciennes, 1847 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea papalina Bonaparte, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea parva Swainson, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea parvula Mitchill, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea perforata (Cantor, 1849) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea perforate (Cantor, 1849) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea phasa Hamilton, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea pilchardus Bloch, 1795 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea pilchardus Walbaum, 1792 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea pinguis Günther, 1872 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea platygaster Günther, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea pontica Eichwald, 1838 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea profundis Saville-Kent, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea pseudoharengus Wilson, 1811 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea punctata Rüppell, 1837 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea purava Hamilton, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea pusilla Mitchill, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea quadrimaculata Rüppell, 1837 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea ranelayi Saville-Kent, 1889 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea rechingeri Steindachner, 1906 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea richmondia MacLeay, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea rufa Lacepède, 1803 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sadina Mitchill, 1814 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea sagax Jenyns, 1842 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sapidissima Wilson, 1811 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea saposchnikowii Grimm, 1887 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sardina Cuvier, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea sardinella Vallot, 1837 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sardinia Lowe, 1837 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea scandicus Schnakenbeck, 1931 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea schoneveldii Krøyer, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea schrammi (Bleeker, 1849) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea scoticus Schnakenbeck, 1931 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea senegalensis (Valenciennes, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea septemtrionalis Schnakenbeck, 1931 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea seticornis Broussonet, 1782 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea setirostris Broussonet, 1782 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea setosa Steindachner, 1869 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sindensis Day, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sinensis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sirm Walbaum, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea spratellides Ogilby, 1892 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Clupea sprattellides Ogilby, 1892 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sprattus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, basionym)
Species Clupea stereolepis (Ogilby, 1898) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sternicla Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea stolifera Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea subspinosa Swainson, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea suhia Chaudhuri, 1912 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea sulinae Antipa, 1904 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea sundaica Bleeker, 1870 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea synura Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea tanaica Grimm, 1901 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea telara Hamilton, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea thrissa Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea thrissina Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea thrissoides Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea toli (Valenciennes, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Clupea torresiensis Saville-Kent, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Clupea triza Linnaeus, 1759 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea tuberculosa Lacepède, 1803 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea tyrannus Latrobe, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea venulosa Steinitz, 1927 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea vernalis Mitchill, 1815 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea villosa Müller, 1776 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea virescens DeKay, 1842 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea viridescens DeKay, 1842 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea ziga Wulff, 1765 (unaccepted)
Species Clupea zunasi (Bleeker, 1854) (unaccepted)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
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Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Clupea Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125716 on 2018-11-15
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
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taxonomy 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]   

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]   
 
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Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758
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Gilson (1921, fig. 18)
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Olsen (1883, map 05)
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Poll (1947, fig. 086 & 087)
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Semi-pelagische vissen
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Clupea harengus
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Clupea harengus
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Haring
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Clupea harengus
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Clupea harengus - juvenile Atlantic herring
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Clupea harengus - Atlantic herring
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Clupea harengus
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Gilis (1942, figuur 8)
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Gilis (1942, figuur 9)
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Gilis (1942, figuur 10)
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Clupea harengus larvae
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