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Anchoa lyolepis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Engraulidae
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Clupeiformes
Class  Actinopterygii
Genus  Anchoa
Rank  Species
Anchoa lyolepis
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Anchoa lyolepis, the shortfinger anchovy, is a species of anchovy native to the western Atlantic Ocean from New York to Brazil. This species can reach a length of 12 centimetres (4.7 in) TL, though they usually do not exceed 9 centimetres (3.5 in) TL. This species is important to local subsistence fisheries and is commonly used as bait.

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Anchoa lyolepis Wikipedia


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