New York Natural Heritage Program
Atlantic Silverside
Menidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766)
Ray-finned Fishes
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Craniata

           Class: Ray-finned Fishes (Actinopterygii)

                Order: Silversides (Atheriniformes)

                     Family: New World Silversides (Atherinopsidae)