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Clupea harengus Linnaeus 1758

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Clupea harengus (Herring) is a species of bony fish in the family Clupeidae. It is found in marine habitat. Individuals are known to live for 22 years.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Herring