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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Dussumieriidae

Genus: Etrumeus

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Max. Length 30 cm SL

 
Etrumeus acuminatus
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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20.8 cm SL
Etrumeus golanii DiBattista, Randall & Bowen, 2012

Photo by Photo by Golani, D.
 
Etrumeus golanii
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Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL
Etrumeus makiawa Randall & DiBattista, 2012

Photo by Photo by Randall, H.A.
 
Etrumeus makiawa
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Western Pacific

Etrumeus micropus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Photo by Yang, N.-S.
 
Etrumeus micropus
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Restricted to the northwe
Max. Length 33 cm TL
Etrumeus sadina (Mitchill, 1814)

Photo by Photo by Khalaf, M.A.
 
Etrumeus sadina
[Red-eye round herring]



Southeastern Atlantic to
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Etrumeus whiteheadi Wongratana, 1983

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Etrumeus whiteheadi
[Whitehead's round herring]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 18.5 cm SL
Etrumeus wongratanai DiBattista, Randall & Bowen, 2012

Photo by Photo by Chater, S.
 
Etrumeus wongratanai
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7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Etrumeus acuminatus Eastern Pacific 30 SL 1890
Etrumeus golanii Western Indian Ocean 20.8 SL 2012
Etrumeus makiawa Pacific Ocean 14.1 SL 2012
Etrumeus micropus Western Pacific 1846
Etrumeus sadina Red-eye round herring Restricted to the northwe 33 TL 1814
Etrumeus whiteheadi Whitehead's round herring Southeastern Atlantic to 22 SL 1983
Etrumeus wongratanai Western Indian Ocean 18.5 SL 2012



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