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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Clupeidae Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens
Subfamily: Clupeinae
Genus: Ethmidium

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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Ethmidium maculatum (Valenciennes, 1847)

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Ethmidium maculatum
[Pacific menhaden]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ethmidium maculatum Pacific menhaden Southwest Pacific 26 SL 1847



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