Atherinidae


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Atherinidae

[‚ath·ə′rin·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The silversides, a family of actinopterygian fishes of the order Atheriniformes.
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A supplemental sampling method for estuarine ichthyoplankton with emphasis on the Atherinidae. Estuaries 1:61-64.
Alimentacion natural de Basilichthys australis (Eigenmann) en Tejas Verdes, Chile (Atheriniformes, Atherinidae).
Clupeidae > Engraulidae > Carangidae > Cynoglossidae > Tetraodontidae Teraponidae > Mugilidae > Atherinidae > Synodontidae > Ophichthidae > Pristigastridae > Chirocentridae > Scombridae > Gerreidae > Soleidae > Bothidae > Pleuronectidae > Hemiramphidae
Freyre LR, Protogino LC, Iwaszkiw JM (1983) Demografia del pejerrey Basilichthys bonariensis bonariensis (Pisces, Atherinidae) en el embalse Rio Tercero, Cordoba.
Evolutionary biology of the Menidia clarkhubbsi complex of unisexual fishes (Atherinidae): origins, clonal diversity, and mode of reproduction.
Systematics of the key silverside, Menidia conchorum, with comments on other Menidia species (Pisces: Atherinidae).