NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID263366
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciesaestivalis
Common NameBlueback Herring
StateSC
CountyLexington
LocalityLake Murray, east of Climax
HUC8 NameSaluda
HUC8 Number3050109
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Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18855
Author:Rohde, F.C., R.G. Arndt, J.W. Foltz, and J.M. Quattro.
Date:2009
Title:Freshwater fishes of South Carolina.
Publisher:University of South Carolina Press.
Pages:430 pp
CommentsMay have been introduced into Lake Murray by fishery management or angler activity.
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/20/2014].

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