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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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Sign our Guest Book. Feeds on copepods when young, then on gastropods, foraminifers and an occasional ostracods and annelid. It is heosetus eaten by birds.

Native range Point map Year At young ages, it eats copepodsbut as the fish ages, its diet begins to consist of other small crustaceans, molluscsand worm larvae. Phylogenetic diversity index Ref.

Melanophores outline all dorsal scales Ref. The broad-striped anchovy spawns in spring.

Its anal fin is quite short and its front fin lies beneath the end of the dorsal fin. Views Read Edit View history. Anchoa hepsetus Conservation status. Back greenish, some yellowish on head.


Anchoa hepsetus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B. This Clupeiformes article is a stub. Retrieved from ” https: This page was last edited on 30 Januaryat In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Aanchoa in harbors, estuaries and sounds.

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Striped Anchovy (Anchoa hepsetus) ·

Anchoa hepsetuscommonly known as the broad-striped anchovyis a species of fish in the family Engraulidae. International Union for Ehpsetus of Nature. Their eggs are pelagic and hatch within 48 hours at regular spring temperatures. Anus nearer to anal fin origin than to pelvic fin tips. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of the herrings, anchooa, pilchards, sprats, shads, anchovies and wolf-herrings.

Replaced by Anchoa colonensis in the West Indies. Anchoa hepsetus Linnaeus Silver stripe along flank a dark line above of uniform width, narrowed immediately behind band Ref. It is grey-green with black dots, but its notable feature is its silvery stripe from head to tail. It is found most commonly in shoals along coastal waters, as deep as 73 m 40 fathoms although mostly found water more shallow than this. Retrieved 15 December Clupeoid fishes of the world Suborder Clupeoidei.

It is an important food staple for large commercial fishes, such as the American seatrout. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Not available FishBase mirror site: It is elongate with a large eye and protuberant snout, as well as a large eye, protuberant snout, large mouth and underslung jaw.


Marine; brackish; pelagic-neritic; depth range 1 – 70 m Ref. Able to tolerate a wide range of salinities, from hypersaline to almost fresh.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Short description Morphology Morphometrics Dorsal spines total: Forms dense schools, often in shallow waters close to shore.

Anchoa hepsetus – Wikipedia

Low vulnerability 16 of hepsteus Anal fin origin below about midpoint of dorsal fin base. Sounds Ciguatera Speed Swim. 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.

Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles. Marketed as food Ref. Principal parasites are nematodes and cestodes Scolex polymorphus and Rhynchobothrium sp. Spawn in school Ref.