European anchovy

European anchovy, abundant along the Atlantic coast and in the Mediterranean and Black seas, is sold fresh, salted, canned, and as a paste. The anchoveta, or Peruvian anchovy, is found in the Atlantic Ocean from Peru to Chile. More

Hamsi, known in English as the European anchovy, is the king of the seafood in Turkey, a country surrounded by Black Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea. Here are some recipes from Black Sea Region: HAMSI CRACKLE Clean and wash the hamsi. More

Spawning groups of European anchovy: population structure and management implications = Título Spawning groups of European anchovy: population structure and management implications Publication Type Journal Article Year More

The European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) is a forage fish somewhat related to the herring. Anchovies are placed in the family Engraulidae. It is easily distinguished by its deeply-cleft mouth, the angle of the gape being behind the eyes. More

the age of the European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicholus), which inhabits the waters of the Bay of Biscay, gulf of Cadiz, north of Morocco, Alboran sea, gulf of Lyons, Strait of Sicily and the Adriatic Sea. More

* European Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) * Venustus Cichlid (Nimbochromis venustus) * Columbian Shark (Arius jordani) More

Microsatellite variability in European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) calls for further investigation of its genetic structure and biogeography - Iratxe Zarraonaindia1, Miguel Angel Pardo2, Mikel Iriondo1, Carmen Manzano1 and Andone Estonba1 1 Antropologia Fisikoa eta Animalien Fisiologia More

The European anchovy, Engraulis encrasicolus, is the main commercial anchovy, with Morocco being the largest supplier of canned anchovies. The anchovy industry along the coast of Cantabria, initiated in Cantabria by Sicilian salters in the mid 19th century, now dwarfs the traditional Catalan salters. More

the European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) off the south coast of Sicily and determine whether intra- and inter-annual reproductive trait variations, if any, are adaptive responses which maximize reproductive success under environmental fluctuations. More

Population – genetic structure on European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus, Linnaeus, 1758) (Osteichthyes: Engraulide) from Mediterranean Basin and Atlantic Ocean Author: Petya P. IVANOVA ; Ivan S. More

The silvery European anchovy travels in large schools, which help confuse predators. These small fish (reaching only 5-6 inches or 15 cm maximum) normally hug the coastline in shallow waters. More

* European anchovy Engraulis encrasicolus External link - * FishBase info for Engraulidae - Wikipedia - All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free More


The European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus, Linneaus 1875) is a coastal pelagic species of great importance. Not only does it support an important fishing industry, but it is also fundamental in marine growth chains. More

Common names

Abaabi in Arabic (‫العربية)
accinga in Italian (Italiano)
Acciuga in Italian (Italiano)
Acciuga del Giappone in Italian (Italiano)
Acciuga del Sudafrica in Italian (Italiano)
Acciuga di Faro in Italian (Italiano)
Acciughe alla carne in Italian (Italiano)
Açuga in Albanian (Shqip)
Aguzza in Italian (Italiano)
Aladroc in Catalan (Català)
Alaisc in Italian (Italiano)
Alaisce in Italian (Italiano)
Alece in Italian (Italiano)
Aliccia in Italian (Italiano)
Alice in Italian (Italiano)
Alice 'e sperone in Italian (Italiano)
Alice anure in Italian (Italiano)
Alicia in Italian (Italiano)
Alla carne in Italian (Italiano)
Allievi in Italian (Italiano)
Amaredda in Italian (Italiano)
Amplovo in French (français)
Anchio' in Italian (Italiano)
Anchoa in Spanish (español)
Anchoa de Africa austral in Spanish (español)
Anchoa del Cabo in Spanish (español)
Anchoa europea in Spanish (español)
Anchoa japonesa in Spanish (español)
Anchoa, boqueron in Spanish (español)
Anchobi pêsuto in Japanese (日本語)
anchois in French (français)
Anchois commun in French (français)
Anchois de l'Afrique australe in French (français)
Anchois du Cap in French (français)
Anchois du Japon in French (français)
Anchois européen in French (français)
Anchois italien in French (français)
Anchois japonais in French (français)
Anchoíta japonesa in Spanish (español)
Anchova in Portuguese (Português)
Anchova à italiana in Portuguese (Português)
anchovies in German (Deutsch)
Anchovis in German (Deutsch)
Anchovy in English
Anchovy in Ukrainian (українська мова)
Anchovy paste in English
Ancidda in Italian (Italiano)
Ancina in Italian (Italiano)
Ancioia in Italian (Italiano)
Ancioja in Italian (Italiano)
Anciojarina in Italian (Italiano)
Anciova in Italian (Italiano)
Anciovitta in Italian (Italiano)
Anciua in Italian (Italiano)
Anciue in Italian (Italiano)
Anciuin in Italian (Italiano)
Ancivu in Italian (Italiano)
Ancovicka in Czech (česky)
Anjovistahna in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Anšovicka in Czech (česky)
Anšovka obecná in Czech (česky)
Anshuga in Arabic (‫العربية)
Ansjos in Danish (dansk)
Ansjós in Faroese (Føroyskt)
Ansjos in Norwegian (Norsk)
Ansjósa in Icelandic (Íslenska)
Ansjospasta in Danish (dansk)
Ansjospostei in Norwegian (Norsk)
Ansjovis in Afrikaans
Ansjovis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Ansjovis in Swedish (Svenska)
Ansjovis (fisk) in Swedish (Svenska)
Ansjovis pastei in Dutch (Nederlands)
Ansjovispastei in Dutch (Nederlands)
Ansjovispastej in Swedish (Svenska)
Anšovicka in Czech (česky)
Anšovka obecná in Czech (česky)
Antjúga in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Antjúga in Greek, Modern (1453)
Anxova in Catalan (Català)
Bagigi in Italian (Italiano)
Balingon in Hiligaynon
Barriya in Arabic (‫العربية)
Bh'aytyrah in Arabic (‫العربية)
Biqueira in Portuguese (Português)
Biqueirão in Portuguese (Português)
Biqueirão do Cabo in Portuguese (Português)
Biqueirão do Indo-Pacífico in Portuguese (Português)
Biqueirão japonês in Portuguese (Português)
Biqueirão-do-Indo-PacÌfico in Portuguese (Português)
Black Sea Anchovy in English
Boca-torta in Portuguese (Português)
Bocareu in Spanish (español)
Bocarte in Spanish (español)
Bolinao in Bikol
Bolinao in Cebuano
Bolinao in Davawenyo
Bolinao in Tagalog
Bolinaw in Cebuano
Boqueirão in Portuguese (Português)
Boquerón in French (français)
Boqueron in Spanish (español)
Bornu in Ewe (Ɛʋɛgbɛ)
Brgljun in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Brgljun in Serbian (српски језик)
brwyniad in we
Bulinao in Chavacano
Bulinaw in Waray-waray
Cape anchovy in English
Carne a carne in French (français)
Carne con carne in Spanish (español)
Carne-a-carne in Portuguese (Português)
Chacareu in Portuguese (Português)
Cicinielli janculilli in Italian (Italiano)
Corinedda in Italian (Italiano)
Dilis in Agutaynen
Dilis in Kagayanen
Dilis in Kuyunon
Dilis in Tagalog
Domud-ot in Surigaonon
Enchova in Portuguese (Português)
Engraulis encrasicolus in Italian (Italiano)
Europäische Sardelle in German (Deutsch)
Europæisk ansjos in Danish (dansk)
European anchovy in English
Europinis ančiuvis in Lithuanian (lietuvių kalba)
Galadakh in Wolof (Wollof)
Gavros in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Gavros in Greek, Modern (1453)
genou-kamm in Breton (brezhoneg)
Genougamm Europa in Breton (brezhoneg)
Gezouten ansjovis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Gianchetti in Italian (Italiano)
Gianchetu d'anciua in Italian (Italiano)
Gíavros in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Gíavros in Greek, Modern (1453)
Gisukeni in Japanese (日本語)
Gurayan in Hiligaynon
Hamsa in Russian (русский язык)
Hamsi in Turkish (Türkçe)
Hamsi baligi in Turkish (Türkçe)
Hamsi balığı in Turkish (Türkçe)
Hamsi macunu in Turkish (Türkçe)
Hamsia in Bulgarian (български език)
Hamsia in Romanian (română)
Hamsia in Rumanian
Hamsie japoneza in Rumanian
Ikan putih in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Inćok in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Incova in Maltese (Malti)
Incun in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Incun in Serbian (српски језик)
Inćun in Serbo-Croatian (Српскохрватски)
Inčun in Slovenian (slovenščina)
Italian sardel in English
Japan-Sardelle in German (Deutsch)
Japanese anchovy in English
Japanese anchovy (German: Japanische Sardelle) in English
Japaninsardelli in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Japanische Sardelle in German (Deutsch)
Japanse ansjovis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Japansk ansjos in Danish (dansk)
Japansk ansjovis in Swedish (Svenska)
Kaapse ansjovis in Afrikaans
Kaapse ansjovis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Kap-ansjos in Danish (dansk)
Kapansjovis in Swedish (Svenska)
Katakuchi-iwashi in Japanese (日本語)
Katakuchiiwashi in Japanese (日本語)
Khamsa in Russian (русский язык)
Kovasuolattu njovis in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Kurcilj in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Lice in Italian (Italiano)
Ligbao na bilog in Tagalog
Longorón in Spanish (español)
Masculina in Italian (Italiano)
Masculinu 'mperiali in Italian (Italiano)
Mieze alica in Italian (Italiano)
Minćun in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Nemusa in Maltese (Malti)
Nemusa rasha morra in Maltese (Malti)
Niboshi in Japanese (日本語)
Nudini in Italian (Italiano)
Nunnata in Italian (Italiano)
Paase in Italian (Italiano)
Paasette in Italian (Italiano)
Pankan muntali in Serer
Pásta anchouia in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Pásta anchouia in Greek, Modern (1453)
Pasta d'acciughe in Italian (Italiano)
Pasta de anchoa in Portuguese (Português)
Pasta fermentada de anchoas in Spanish (español)
Ryko˚ in Arabic (‫العربية)
Rykoû in Arabic (‫العربية)
Sardel japonská in Czech (česky)
Sardel ka in Czech (česky)
Sardel obecná in Czech (česky)
Sardela europejska in Polish (polski)
Sardela japonska in Polish (polski)
Sardela kapska in Polish (polski)
Sardelka obecná in Czech (česky)
Sardell in Swedish (Svenska)
Sardelle in Czech (česky)
Sardelle in German (Deutsch)
Sardellenpaste in German (Deutsch)
Sardelli in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Sardinka in Czech (česky)
Sardon in Italian (Italiano)
Sardon in Slovene
Sardon in Slovenian (slovenščina)
Sardone in Italian (Italiano)
Seguro-iwashi in Japanese (日本語)
Seitó in Catalan (Català)
Silag in Waray-waray
Slana pasta od inçuna in Serbian (српски језик)
South African anchovy in English
southern African anchovy in English
Southern anchovy in English
Südafrikanische Sardelle in German (Deutsch)
Tarekuchi-iwashi in Japanese (日本語)
Tigih in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Yaponskiy anchous in Russian (русский язык)
Youssou nokoum in Wolof (Wollof)
Za'am in Arabic (‫العربية)
Γάβρος in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Γαύρος in Greek (Ελληνικά)
γαύρος in Greek, Modern (1453)
Χαψί in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Қамза in Kazakh (Қазақ тілі)
カタクチイワシ in Japanese (日本語)
南非鯷 in Mandarin Chinese
南非鳀 in Mandarin Chinese
姑仔 in Mandarin Chinese
日本鯷 in Mandarin Chinese
日本鳀 in Mandarin Chinese
欧洲鳀 in Mandarin Chinese
歐洲鯷 in Mandarin Chinese
片口 in Mandarin Chinese
苦蚵仔 in Mandarin Chinese
鰯仔 in Mandarin Chinese
鱙仔 in Mandarin Chinese
멸치 in Korean (한국어)
유럽멸치 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Clupeiformes
Family : Engraulidae
Genus : Engraulis
Species : Engraulis japonicus
Authority : Linnaeus, 1758