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Atheriniformes - Atherinidae

Atherinopsis californiensis (Jacksmelt)

Illustration Meristics Life History ELH Descr. Distribution Footnotes
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GENERAL

Geographic Range: Oregon, 42 to 46 °N - South of southern California
Ecology: Nearshore shelf pelagic
Early Life History Pattern: Oviparous, eggs with filaments in a mass or attached to substrate, pelagic larvae
Longevity:

SPAWNING

Area: On algae, eelgrass
Season: Fall-spring
Mode:
Fecundity:
Age At First Maturity:
Migration:

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last updated: August 2019