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Sardine - Wikipedia


"Sardine" and "pilchard" are common names used to refer to various small, oily fish within the herring family of Clupeidae. The term sardine was first used in ...

When is a pilchard not a pilchard? When it's a sardine! Sales of the ...


Nov 1, 2014 ... "It's the rebranding that's made pilchards really popular," explains the ... And last month an EU-backed study found that smaller fish such as ...

European Pilchard | Britishseafishing.co.uk


The European pilchard is a small, shoaling fish which has a high level of ... This species is found throughout Europe, particularly in the warmer waters of the ...

Sardine - New World Encyclopedia


Jun 2, 2008 ... Sardines are thought to have been named after the island of Sardinia, where the pilchards were once found in abundance and were one of the ...

Where do sardines come from? | Cookthink


... number of small, silvery saltwater fish related to the herring and found throughout the world. ... Fish labeled as "sardines" include sprats, brisling and pilchards.

Pilchards : Sardines - The Sea


Pilchards are small oily fish rich in vitamins and found all over the world. Here, we discuss about the life, characteristics, habitat and commercial use of these ...

ANCHOVIES, PILCHARDS, and SPRATS – Te Ara Encyclopedia of ...


Up-to-date information can be found elsewhere in Te Ara. ... The pilchard, sardine, or Picton herring, Sardinia neopilchardus (mohimohi of the Maori), is 5– 8 in.

Pilchards - definition of Pilchards by The Free Dictionary


Pilchards synonyms, Pilchards pronunciation, Pilchards translation, English dictionary ... 2. pilchard - small fishes found in great schools along coasts of Europe; ...

Pilchard - definition of pilchard by The Free Dictionary


saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food. 2. pilchard - small fishes found in great schools along coasts of Europe; smaller and rounder than herring.

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pilchard | fish | Britannica.com


A species of sardine found in Europe. It is the local name in Great Britain and elsewhere.

Freaky-looking 'alien' found in tin of pilchards by disgusted diner ...


Jul 24, 2015 ... Don't look at this if you're about to eat, but a woman has found something really gross in her tinned fish.

Sardine, European pilchard, sardines | Marine Conservation Society


Schools of juvenile fish tend to be separated from adults and are found closer inshore, typically associated with estuaries and rivers. Pilchards usually mature at ...