Engraulidae


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Related to Engraulidae: Clupeidae, anchovies

Engraulidae

[‚en′grȯl·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The anchovies, a family of herringlike fishes in the suborder Clupoidea.
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Paired i-tests were used to test for significant differences in mean larval abundances between the 2 mesh sizes for the groups of interest: unidentified larvae and larvae of Percoidei, Engraulidae, Clupeidae, Scombridae, Sciaenidae, and Lutjanidae.
Morfologia e habitos alimentares de duas especies de Engraulidae (Teleostei, Clupeiformes) na Baia de Sepetiba, Rio de Janeiro.
Entre os peixes pouco utilizados, destaca-se a especie anchoita (Engraulis anchoita), pertencente a familia Engraulidae, do genero Engraulis.
Clupeidae Anchoa tricolor Clupeidae Sardinella brasiliensis Clupeidae Opisthonema oglinum Engraulidae Cetengraulis edentulus Ephippidae Chaetodipterus faber Gerreidae Diapterus olisthostomus Gerreidae Eucinostomus argentius Gobiidae Bathygobius soporator Gobiidae Gobionellus sp.
The families Scombridae, Clupeidae, Engraulidae, Coryphaenidae, which include tuna, sardine, mackerel and abalone, are the most implicated in this food poisoning because of their high content of amino acid histidine which is considered the precursor of the histamine.
The following families had the highest number of species: Carangidae (5), Fundulidae (5), Sciaenidae (5), Engraulidae (3) and Sparidae (3), followed by the Clupeidae (2), Gobiidae (2), Mugilidae (2), Synodontidae (2) and Syngnathidae (2).
Digenetic trematodes parasitic on Engraulis anchoita (Pisces: Engraulidae) from Argentina and Uruguay.
The families include Ancistrocheiridae (ANC), Argonautidae (ARG), Bolitaenidae (BOL), Chiroteuthidae (CHI), Coryphaenidae (COR), Cranchiidae (CRA), Delphinidae (DEL), Engraulidae (ENG), Enoploteuthidae (ENO), Enteroctopodidae (ENT), Galatheidae (GAL), Gonatidae (GON), Histioteuthidae (HIS), Loliginidae (LOL), Macrouridae (MAC), Mastigoteuthidae (MAS), Merlucciidae (MER), Myctophidae (MYC), Octopodidae (OCD), Octopoteuthidae (OCT), Oeogopsidae (OEO), Ommastrephidae (OMA), Onychoteuthidae (ONY), Pholidoteuthidae (PHO), Scombridae (SCO), Sphyraenidae (SPH), Thysanoteuthidae (THY), Tremoctopodidae (TRE), Vampyroteuthidae (VAM), and Vitreledonellidae (VIT).
Dominguez y Fockedey (2001), determinaron la presencia de peces de interes comercial como mojarras (Gerridae: Gerres cinereus, Eucinostomus spp.), anchoas (Engraulidae: Engraulis ringens, Anchoa sp.), pejereyes (Atherinidae: Atherinidae sp., Artherinopsis californiensis, Nectarges sp.), asi como el uso de esta area como region de desarrollo y alimentacion de la gran mayoria de migrantes mareales, entre ellos larvas de camaron (Penaeidae), cangrejos de mar (braquiurus) y peces.