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Spotback Herring

Herklotsichthys punctatus (Rüppell 1837)

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Herklotsichthys punctatus (Spotback Herring) is a species of ray-finned fishes in the family herrings. Individuals can grow to 9.5 cm. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is iteroparous and oviparous.

  • 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 Spotback herring. View this species on GBIF