Observations in the Order: Clupeiformes

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Hilsa

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mlalazi Estuary (s1)
Observed: 19th May 2015
Added: 19th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

About 10 cm. Fairly abundant, Netted in shallow water

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Thryssa

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mlalazi Estuary (s1)
Observed: 19th May 2015
Added: 19th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

About 54 mm long, Abundant. Netted in shallow water

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Gilchristella

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mlalazi Estuary (s1)
Observed: 19th May 2015
Added: 19th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

4 to 5 cm. Netted in shallow water

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Estuarine Round Herring

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By: Mark Brown
Natures Valley TrustSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Groot River Estuary
Observed: 6th November 2014
Added: 8th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Shoal of small fish at Castle Rocks

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By: Pbsouthwood
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLDShark BaseSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 19th March 2006
Added: 1st April 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Estuarine roundherring

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By: Mark Brown
Natures Valley TrustSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Groot River Estuary
Observed: 6th March 2014
Added: 7th March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Stranded sardine

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Hout Bay Beach
Observed: 30th November 2011
Added: 30th November 2011
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:9
Description:

The "sardine run" show was on in Hout Bay this morning with thousands of gulls, cormorants, terns, seals and dolphins all partaking extraordinarily. This sardine was washed up briefly before being snapped up by a tern.

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Fish trapped in rock pool

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By: _Jeff
Location: Olifantsbos, Cape Point
Observed: 5th September 2011
Added: 5th September 2011
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:1
Description:

About 20cm long.

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