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Scientific synonyms and common names

Sprattus Girgensohn, 1846
Gender: M; Mém. savants etrangers Acad. Sci. Petersb., 5: 534
Type: S. haleciformis Girgensohn, 1846 = S. sprattus, by monotypy and tautonymy.

Synonyms

Spratella Valenciennes, 1847, in Cuv. Val., Hist. Nat. Poiss., 20: 356 (type: S. pumila Valenciennes, 1847, by subs. design. of Berg, 1913).
Meletta Valenciennes, 1847, ibid.: 316 (type: M. vulgaris Valenciennes, 1847, by subs. design. of Berg, 1913).
Sprattus: Whitehead, 1964, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (13) 7: 326 [fu]l synonymy).

Genus Sprattus