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Ilisha  Richardson, 1846
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161771

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderClupeiformes  – anchois, harengs, anchovies, herrings  
                                  FamilyPristigasteridae  – pristigasterids, pristigastéridés, longfin herrings, sardinas machete, ilishas, pellonas, sawbelly herrings  
                                        GenusIlisha Richardson, 1846  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Ilisha africana (Bloch, 1795) – west African ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha amazonica (Miranda Ribeiro, 1920) – Amazon ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha compressa Randall, 1994  
                                           Species Ilisha elongata (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830) – slender shad, elongate ilisha, alose gracile 
                                           Species Ilisha filigera (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1847) – Coromandel ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha fuerthii (Steindachner, 1875) – Pacific ilisha, sardina hacha, hatchet herring 
                                           Species Ilisha kampeni (Weber and de Beaufort, 1913) – Kampen's ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha lunula Kailola, 1986 – crescent long-tailed ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha macrogaster Bleeker, 1866 – Kalimantan ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha megaloptera (Swainson, 1839) – bigeye ilisha, alose à gros yeux, sardineta ojigrande 
                                           Species Ilisha melastoma (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – alose indienne, sardineta indica, Indian ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha novacula (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1847) – Burmese River ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha obfuscata Wongratana, 1983 – hidden ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha pristigastroides (Bleeker, 1852) – Javan ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha sirishai Seshagiri Rao, 1975 – lobejaw ilisha 
                                           Species Ilisha striatula Wongratana, 1983 – banded ilisha 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sept-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Ilisha   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ilisha   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ilisha   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Ilisha   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Whitehead, Peter J. P.  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Clupeoid Fishes of the World (Suborder Clupeoidei): An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Herrings, Sardines, Pilchards, Sprats, Shads, Anchovies and Wolf-herrings: Part 1 - Chirocentridae, Clupeidae and Pristigasteridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 7, pt. 1   
  Page(s): x + 303   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-102340-9   
  Reference for: Ilisha   

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