Anchoa cayorum

Common Name

Key Anchovy

Year Described

Fowler, 1906

Identification

Dorsal Fin: 13-15
Anal Fin: 25-29
Pectoral Fin: 12-13
Gill Rakers: 13-15 upper, 15-17 lower
Vertebrae: 43
Lateral Line Scales: 39-42

References

Hildebrand, S.F. 1964. Engraulidae and Clupeidae (pp. 152-454). In: Fishes of the Western North Atlantic. Mem. Sears Fnd. Mar. Res. 1 (Vol. 3): 1-630.