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Menidia notata
Silversides Sil"ver*sides`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small fishes of the family Atherinid[ae], having a silvery stripe along each side of the body. The common species of the American coast (Menidia notata) is very abundant. Called also silverside, sand smelt, friar, tailor, and tinker. Brook silversides (Zo["o]l.), a small fresh-water North American fish (Labadesthes sicculus) related to the marine silversides.
Menidia notata
Atherine Ath"er*ine, n. [NL. atherina, fr. Gr. ? a kind of smelt.] (Zo["o]l.) A small marine fish of the family Atherinid[ae], having a silvery stripe along the sides. The European species (Atherina presbyter) is used as food. The American species (Menidia notata) is called silversides and sand smelt. See Silversides.

Meaning of Menidia notata from wikipedia

- The Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia) also known as spearing in the north east of the United States, is a small species of fish from the West Atlantic...
- no input from males. All-female species include the Texas silverside, Menidia clarkhubbsi and a complex of Mexican mollies.: 162  Parthenogenesis has...
- silverside (Membras martinica) Menidia audens Inland silverside (Menidia beryllina) Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia) Menidia peninsulae Odontesthes incisa...
- (Membras analis) Plateada silverside (Membras argentea) Texas silverside (Menidia clarkhubbsi) Chignahuapan silverside (Poblana ferdebueni) ****'s blue-eye...
- Craterocephalus centralis Craterocephalus helenae Craterocephalus lentiginosus Menidia conchorum Basilichthys australis Bedotia madagascariensis Melanotaenia...