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Hamilton’s Thryssa, Thryssa hamiltonii Gray, 1835

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Clupeiformes (Herrings) Suborder: Clupeoidei Family: Engraulidae (Anchovies) Subfamily: Coiliinae Genus: Thryssa Species: T. hamiltonii

Synonyms Engraulis grayi Bleeker, 1851 Scutengraulis hamiltonii (Gray, 1835) Stolephorus hamiltonii (Gray, 1835) Thrissocles grayi (Bleeker, 1851) Thrissocles hamiltonii Gray, 1835

Common/local names English: Hamilton’s Thryssa Bangladesh: Ram phasa (রাম ফ্যাসা)

Distributions: India-west pacific (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991); Sind, through seas of India to the Malay Archipelago …read more