Engraulis

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Engraulis
Temporal range: 11–0Ma

Late Miocene to Present[1]
Californian anchovies.jpg
A school of Californian anchovies, E. mordax.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Engraulidae
Genus: Engraulis
Cuvier, 1816
Species

See text.

Engraulis is a genus of anchovies. It currently contains nine species.

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera". Bulletins of American Paleontology 364: 560. Retrieved 2008-01-08.