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European Pilchard

Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum 1792)

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Sardina pilchardus (European Pilchard) is a species of herrings in the family herrings. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 27.5 cm. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is oviparous and iteroparous.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of European Pilchard. View this species on GBIF