Cat-eLog Right Arrow Ailiidae Right Arrow The genus Clupisoma

Down arrow Summary of Clupisoma
Pronounced kloop ee sow mah
Etymology Clupisoma: Latin, clupea = sardine, derived from Clupeus = shield; doubtless a reference to the sacles covering the body of the fish + Greek, soma = body.
Breeding Unreported in the aquarium.
Size Smallest 114mm, largest 609mm, average 281mm, most commonly 250mm. All SL.
Species There are 7 "species" in the database
New spp. / time
1750 1770 1790 1810 1830 1850 1870 1890 1910 1930 1950 1970 1990 2010 
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Down arrow Distribution of selected Clupisoma species

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