NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Dorosoma petenense
(Threadfin Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32064
GroupFishes
GenusDorosoma
Speciespetenense
Common NameThreadfin Shad
StateFL
LocalityFlorida, southern portion
HUC8 NameSouthern Florida
HUC8 Number3090200
Map
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked for forage | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1782
Author:Gilbert, C.R., and J.D. Williams.
Date:1998
Title:Fishes of Florida. (Unpublished manuscript)
Reference 2
Ref. Number:275
Author:Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1980
Title:Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History
Issue:12
Pages:854 pp
CommentsCarter Gilbert believes threadfin is introduced east of the Mississippi River; Atlas for locations
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2014].

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