Odontognathus

Summary

Odontognathus
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Odontognathus

Odontognathus is a genus of longfin herrings in the family Clupeidae. Currently, three species are recognized for this genus, all of which are restricted to tropical waters of the Western Hemisphere.

Species

  • Odontognathus compressus Meek & Hildebrand, 1923 (Caribbean longfin herring)
  • Odontognathus mucronatus Lacépède, 1800 (Guiana longfin herring)
  • Odontognathus panamensis (Steindachner, 1876) (Panama longfin herring)

References

  • Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2011). Species of Odontognathus in FishBase. June 2011 version.