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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThryssa baelama (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 212291

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 editorThryssa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThryssa Cuvier, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchovia apiensis evermanni Jordan & Seale, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea baelama Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis boelama (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis brelama (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis macrops Kishinouye, 1911
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis nesogallicus Bennett, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis polynemoides Günther, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis samam Montrouzier, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutengraulis baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissa baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissina baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissina baelma (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissocles baelama (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThryssa baelema (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThryssina baelama (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Losse, G.F. (1968). The elopoid and clupeoid fishes of East African coastal waters. JEANHS 27(2): 77-115 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaelama anchovy  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
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 (2 nucleotides; 26 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found mostly in inshore bays, lagoons, harbors, mangrove pools and estuaries, thus apparently able to tolerate lowered salinities. Inhabits turbid waters, forming large schools (Ref. 1602). Also caught using ringnets (Ref. 5213) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212291
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Thryssa baelama (Forsskål, 1775). 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=212291 on 2014-08-29
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