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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Clupeidae Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens
Subfamily: Dorosomatinae
Genus: Pellonula

(See list of species below)



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2 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Pellonula leonensis Boulenger, 1916

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Pellonula leonensis
[Smalltoothed pellonula]

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Africa
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Pellonula vorax Günther, 1868

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Pellonula vorax
[Bigtoothed pellonula]
2 Species of Family Clupeidae with Genus Pellonula
(Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1916 Pellonula leonensis Smalltoothed pellonula Africa 10 TL
1868 Pellonula vorax Bigtoothed pellonula Africa 12 SL



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