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  • Japanese
    • トウゴロウイワシ目
  • Korean
    • 색줄멸목
  • Scientific Names
    • Atheriniformes
  • English
    • Silversides
  • Spanish
    • Plateaditos y parientes

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Atheriniformes."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

johnsear

Date

February 25, 2015 12:45 PM HST

Description

Smallmouth Hardyhead (Atherinosoma microstoma)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Silversides Order Atheriniformes

Observer

ekmoody

Date

January 11, 2013 05:39 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Silversides Order Atheriniformes

Observer

ekmoody

Date

January 26, 2013 03:30 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Topsmelt Silverside Atherinops affinis

Observer

finatic

Date

January 14, 2017 12:44 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Neotropical Silversides Family Atherinopsidae

Observer

bodofzt

Date

January 2, 2017 03:58 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Silversides Order Atheriniformes

Observer

tkirk304

Date

January 3, 2017 11:47 AM AST

Photos / Sounds

What

Topsmelt Silverside Atherinops affinis

Observer

leecain

Date

May 7, 2015 10:33 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Silversides Family Atherinidae

Observer

richardling

Date

January 25, 2009 09:09 AM AEDT

Description

A dense shoal of various hardyheads (Atherinidae)

Photos / Sounds

What

Old World Silversides Family Atherinidae

Observer

richardling

Date

January 25, 2009 08:12 AM AEDT

Description

A dense shoal of hardyheads (Atherinidae)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

brynna

Date

December 11, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rudolf

Date

July 6, 2012 02:13 AM CEST

Description

Image captured while free diving

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rudolf

Date

July 6, 2012 02:12 AM CEST

Description

Image captured while free diving

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Description from Wikipedia

The Atheriniformes, also known as the silversides, are an order of ray-finned fishes that includes the Old World silversides and several less-familiar families, including the unusual Phallostethidae. They are found worldwide in tropical and temperate marine and freshwater environments.

No range data available.
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