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Chilean silverside

Order Atheriniformes
Family Atherinidae

Euryhaline fish (marine and freshwater) with regularly ossified skeleton. Silver grey slate, dark on the back and clear in the belly, with a silver sideband. The fins are yellow. Its normal size is 20 cm.

FAO code
Odontesthes regia
Blue fish
FAO Fishing Areas
  • Area 3: America, South - Inland waters
  • Area 87: the Southeastern part of the Pacific Ocean
International denominations
China 秘鲁牙汉鱼
France Athérine péruvienne
Italy Pesce re del Pacifico
Portugal Peixe-rei
United Kingdom Chilean silverside
Fishing areas
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