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Thryssa  Cuvier, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161875

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Thrissina Jordan and Seale, 1925
    Clupea chrysoptera Lacepède, 1803
  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  
                                  FamilyEngraulidae  – anchois, anchoas, anchovies  
                                        GenusThryssa Cuvier, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Thryssa adelae (Rutter, 1897) – Swatow thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa aestuaria (Ogilby, 1910) – estuary anchovy, estuarine thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa baelama (Forsskål, 1775) – hairfin anchovy, baelama anchovy, anchois-moustache sardin, bocarte belama 
                                           Species Thryssa brevicauda Roberts, 1978 – short-tail thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa chefuensis (Günther, 1874) – Chefoo thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa dayi Wongratana, 1983 – Day's thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa dussumieri (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1848) – Dussumier's thryssa, anchois-moustache andeli, bocarte mandelo 
                                           Species Thryssa encrasicholoides (Bleeker, 1852) – false baelama anchovy 
                                           Species Thryssa gautamiensis Babu Rao, 1971 – Gautama thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa hamiltonii Gray, 1835 – Hamilton's thryssa, bocarte bolinado, anchois-moustache mamata 
                                           Species Thryssa kammalensis (Bleeker, 1849) – Kammal thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa kammalensoides Wongratana, 1983 – Godavari thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa malabarica (Bloch, 1795) – Malabar thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa marasriae Wongratana, 1987 – Marasri's thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa mystax (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – moustached thryssa, anchois-moustache sardelle, bocarte dompilón 
                                           Species Thryssa polybranchialis Wongratana, 1983 – humphead thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa purava (Hamilton, 1822) – oblique-jaw thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa rastrosa Roberts, 1978 – Fly river thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa scratchleyi (Ramsay and Ogilby, 1886) – New Guinea thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa setirostris (Broussonet, 1782) – New Guinea thryssa, longjaw thryssa, anchois-moustache cornu, bocarte de cuernos 
                                           Species Thryssa spinidens (Jordan and Seale, 1925) – Bengal thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa stenosoma Wongratana, 1983 – slender thryssa 
                                           Species Thryssa vitrirostris (Gilchrist and Thompson, 1908) – orangemouth glassnose, orangemouth anchovy 
                                           Species Thryssa whiteheadi Wongratana, 1983 – Whitehead's thryssa 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sept-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Thryssa   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Thryssa   
  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: Thryssa   
  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: Thryssa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Whitehead, Peter J. P., Gareth J. Nelson, and Thosaporn Wongratana  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  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 2 - Engraulididae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 7, pt. 2   
  Page(s): vii + 305-579   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-102667-X   
  Reference for: Thryssa   

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