Species Name: Anchoa hepsetus Linnaeus, Common Name Family: Genus: Animalia, Chordata, Osteichthyes, Clupeiformes, Engraulidae, Anchoa. Genus, Anchoa Jordan and Evermann, – common anchovies. Species, Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, ) – striped anchovy, manjúa listada, anchoa. Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, ). Dataset; GBIF Backbone Taxonomy: Rank; SPECIES.

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Anchoa hepsetus, Broad-striped anchovy : fisheries, bait

Short description Morphology Morphometrics Dorsal spines total: Marine; brackish; pelagic-neritic; depth range 1 – 70 m Ref. It is an important food staple for large commercial fishes, such as the American seatrout. Views Read Edit View history. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Marketed as food Ref.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Forms dense schools, often in shallow waters close to shore. Silver stripe along flank a dark line above of uniform width, narrowed immediately behind band Ref.


This page was last edited on 30 Januaryat Anchoa hepsetus Linnaeus Principal parasites are nematodes and cestodes Scolex polymorphus and Rhynchobothrium sp. It is elongate with a large eye and hepsstus snout, as well as a large eye, protuberant snout, large mouth and underslung jaw. Feeds on copepods when young, then on gastropods, hepetus and an occasional ostracods and annelid.

Their eggs are pelagic and hatch within 48 hours at regular spring temperatures.

Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Breeds in harbors, estuaries and sounds. Able to tolerate a wide range of salinities, from hypersaline to almost fresh.

Collaborators Pictures Stamps, Coins Misc. Back greenish, some yellowish on head.

This Clupeiformes article is a stub. Summary page Point data Common names Photos. Sounds Ciguatera Speed Swim. Melanophores outline all dorsal scales Ref.

Anchoa hepsetuscommonly known as the broad-striped anchovyis a species of fish in the family Engraulidae. Retrieved 15 December It is grey-green hepsetsu black dots, but its notable feature is its silvery stripe from head to tail.


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Its anal fin is quite short and its front fin lies beneath the end of the dorsal fin. Hepsetuw range Point map Year Sign our Guest Book. Spawn in school Ref.

The Broad-striped anchovy is found in the west Atlantic along the North American coast from Nova Scotia and the Maine coast scarcely, and abundantly from the Chesapeake bay to the West Indies and Uruguay. Phylogenetic diversity index Ref. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Not available FishBase mirror site: Retrieved from ” https: Estimates of some properties based on models Preferred temperature Ref.