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sprat Sprat

Alternative Name
 European sprat
Irish Name Salán
Latin Name Sprattus sprattus
Environment Pelagic
Importance Commercial
Depth(m) 10-150
Max Length(cm) 16 (SL)
Benthopelagic

Atlantic coasts from northern Morocco northwards to North Sea and Baltic, Mediterranean, Adriatic, Sea, Black Sea

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