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Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Salangidae
Genus: Hemisalanx
Regan, 1908
Species: H. brachyrostralis
Binomial name
Hemisalanx brachyrostralis
(P. W. Fang, 1934)

Salanx brachyrostralis Fang, 1934

Hemisalanx brachyrostralis is a species of icefish[1][2] endemic to the Yangtze River, China.[3] It is the only known species in the genus Hemisalanx, after Hemisalanx prognathus was moved to genus Salanx.[2][4]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Hemisalanx brachyrostralis" in FishBase. November 2014 version.
  2. ^ a b Eschmeyer, W. N. (3 February 2015). "Catalog of Fishes". California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 19 April 2015. 
  3. ^ Zhang, J.; Ding, M.; Qi, J.; Chen, H.; Zhang, B. (2014). "Complete mitochondrial genome of Hemisalanx brachyrostralis (Osteichthyes: Salangidae)". Mitochondrial DNA: 1. doi:10.3109/19401736.2014.919465. 
  4. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2014). Species of Hemisalanx in FishBase. November 2014 version.