Definition of Clupea harengus harengus
1. Noun. Important food fish; found in enormous shoals in the northern Atlantic.
Group relationships: Clupea, Genus Clupea
Generic synonyms: Clupea Harangus, Herring
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clupea Harengus Harengus
Literary usage of Clupea harengus harengus
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1. New English Canaan: Text, Notes, Biography & Criticism by Thomas Morton (1999)
"... (In)Significance of Atlantic Salmon in New England" 279 Herring the Atlantic Herring (clupea harengus harengus), found from Greenland to North Carolina. ..."
2. Liberalising Fisheries Markets: Scope and Effects by (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope, OECD Staff, Committee for Fisheries (2003)
"Herring Herring consists of two species: Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus harengus) and Pacific herring (Clupea harengus pallasii), the latter which is of ..."