Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Clupeiformes > Family: Clupeidae > Genus: Ilisha > Species: Ilisha elongata

Elongate ilisha - Ilisha elongata (Bennett, 1830)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Alose gracile French Fishbase
Choupaque Portuguese Fishbase
Elongate ilisha English Fishbase
Ilisza smukla Polish Fishbase
Slender shad English Fishbase
Synonym Author
Clupea affinis Gray, 1830
Ilisha abnormis Richardson, 1846
Pristigaster sinensis Sauvage, 1881
Pellona leschenaulti Valenciennes, 1847
Pristigaster chinensis Basilewski, 1855
Alosa elongata Bennett, 1830
Pellona grayana Valenciennes, 1847
Pellona schlegelii Bleeker, 1853
Pellona elongata (Bennett, 1830)
Pellona vimbella Valenciennes, 1847

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