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XRF-Stolephorus indicus.jpg
Indian anchovy (S. indicus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Engraulidae
Genus: Stolephorus
Lacépède, 1803
Type species
Stolephorus commersonnii
Lacepède, 1803

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Stolephorus is a genus of fish in the Engraulidae family.


There are currently 20 recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Stolephorus in FishBase. February 2013 version.
  • ADW
  • Tham, A.K., A contribution to the study of the growth of members of the genus Stolephorus Lacépède in Singapore Strait. Proc. IPFC 12(2):1-25. 1967.

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