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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Clupeidae
Subfamily: Dussumieriinae
Genus: Sauvagella
Bertin, 1940

Sauvagella is a genus of small fresh and brackish water fish in the Clupeidae family. There are currently two species, both of which are endemic to Madagascar.[1]



  1. ^ Stiassny, M.L.J. (2002). Revision of Sauvagella Bertin (Clupeidae: Pellonulinae: Ehiravini) with a description of a new species from the freshwaters of Madagascar and diagnosis of Ehiravini. Copeia 2002(1): 67-76