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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

topsmelt silverside Atherinops affinis

Observer

glmory

Date

February 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

January 24, 2015 11:33 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

dremsen

Date

December 30, 2014

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

fisherman

Date

November 5, 2011

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

November 11, 2014 10:30 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

July 16, 2014 10:02 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Jacksmelt Atherinopsis californiensis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 15, 2014 09:21 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

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

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

jack silverside Atherinopsis californiensis

Observer

kueda

Date

October 19, 2014 11:13 AM PDT

Description

A fisherman pulled this out and let me take a pic. Another fisherman was striggling with a cormorant he'd entangled.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia

Observer

ppark728

Date

October 9, 2014 01:28 PM EDT

Description

@ YES 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

September 10, 2014 01:50 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brook Silverside Labidesthes sicculus

Observer

hjnugent

Date

September 13, 2014 08:45 AM EDT
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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.