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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848) 
AphiaID: 158699

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupeiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa Jordan & Evermann, 1927
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli diaphana Hildebrand, 1943
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848) · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis louisiana Lesueur, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis mitchilli Valenciennes, 1848
Sources  basis of record Whitehead, P.J.P., G.J. Nelson and T. Worgratana. 1988. Clupeoid fishes of the world (suborder Clupeoidei). An annotated and illustrated catalogue of the herrings, sardines, pilchards, sprats, anchovies and wolf herrings. Part 2. Engraulididae. FAO Specie [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbay anchovy  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranchoa de caleta  [details]
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taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848) (alternate representation)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli diaphana Hildebrand, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchoa mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus radiatus Le Sueur, 1824 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (46 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (58 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (21 nucleotides; 16 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from Casco Bay, Maine south to Florida Keys and westward around the Gulf of Mexico south to Yucatán [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158699
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Anchoa mitchilli (Valenciennes, 1848). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158699 on 2014-12-19
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