Engraulis ringensis commonly referred to as anchoveta. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!.
lexID: 3511 AphiaID: 272287 Scientific: Engraulis ringens German: Anchoveta English: Anchoveta Category: Herrings Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Clupeiformes (Order) > Engraulidae (Family) > Engraulis (Genus) > ringens (Species) Initial determination: Jenyns, 1842 Occurrence: Eastern Pacific Ocean Size: up to 16.14" (41 cm) Temperature: 46.4 °F - 75.2 °F (8°C - 24°C) Food: Plankton, Zooplankton Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! CITES: Not evaluated Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2011-01-09 01:51:07
Last edit: 2011-01-09 01:51:07
Engraulis ringens, also called anchoveta live as plankton-eating fishes in the oceans of temperate and tropical latitudes. Most species are found mainly near the coast and some in fresh water, most of them in South America.
Species: E. Ringens
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