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Goldspotted grenadier anchovy, Coilia dussumieri Valenciennes, 1848

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii Order: Clupeiformes (Herrings) Suborder: Clupeoidei Family: Engraulidae (Anchovies) Subfamily: Coiliinae Genus: Coilia Species: C. dussumieri

Synonyms Coilia quadrifilis Günther, 1868 Demicoilia margaritifera Jordan & Seale, 1926 Leptonurus chrysostigma Bleeker, 1849

Common/local names English: Goldspotted grenadier anchovy and Painted tail anchovy Bangladesh: Boiragi (বৈরাগি), Olua (অলুয়া), Amadi (আমাদি) and Megha olua (মেঘা অলুয়া) India: Ooarialli (Orissa) and Mandeli (Maharashtra) (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991)

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