Engraulis eurystole

FamilyScientific NameAuthorYearCommon Name
EngraulidaeEngraulis eurystole(Swain and Meek)1885Silver Anchovy

Engraulis eurystole

Unique Characters: Maxilla short, tip blunt, not reaching or just reaching anterior margin of preoperculum. Pseudobranch long, greater than eye diameter.

Similar Species:

Flat Anchovy Anchoviella perfasciata. Maxilla short, tip blunt, not reaching or just reaching anterior margin of preoperculum. Pseudobranch short, less than eye diameter.

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