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    • Atherinopsidae
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Recent observations

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What

Charales y pejerreyes Family Atherinopsidae

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

March 7, 2015 04:05 PM CST

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What

inland silverside Menidia beryllina

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

March 6, 2015 05:56 PM CST

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What

topsmelt silverside Atherinops affinis

Observer

glmory

Date

March 8, 2015

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Observer

fdouglasmartin

Date

April 15, 1973

Description

This is a specimen of Melanorhinus microps, however, iNaturalist does not yet have this species in its list of species. It was taken from the surf near Isabela, PR.

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What

topsmelt silverside Atherinops affinis

Observer

glmory

Date

February 1, 2015

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Date

January 24, 2015 11:33 AM CST

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No photos or sounds

Observer

dremsen

Date

December 30, 2014

Description

Several thousand in groups along the west and northwest shore of Eel Pond.

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No photos or sounds

Observer

fisherman

Date

November 5, 2011

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No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

November 11, 2014 10:30 AM EST

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No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

July 16, 2014 10:02 AM EDT

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What

Jacksmelt Atherinopsis californiensis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 15, 2014 09:21 AM PST

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What

California Grunion Leuresthes tenuis

Observer

kjlamb

Date

July 2, 2007

Description

The famous annual grunion run with the Lamberton girls on Salt Creek Beach, Dana Point, CA

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Description from Wikipedia

The Neotropical silversides are a family, Atherinopsidae, of fishes in the order Atheriniformes. About 104 species in 13 genera are distributed throughout the tropical and temperate waters of the New World, including both marine and freshwater habitats. The familiar grunions and Atlantic silverside belong to this family.

No range data available.