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What is the scientific name of your sardines?

The true sardine from France, Spain, and Portugal is usually the young pilchard (Sardinia pilchardus) of Mediterranean and Atlantic coastal waters. Sardines are actually members of the herring family, which are classified in the phylum, Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Osteichthyes, order Clupeiformes, family Clupeidae.

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