NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID616724
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciesaestivalis
Common NameBlueback Herring
StateTN
CountyCampbell
LocalityNorris Reservoir, Cove Creek embayment below Cove Creek Dam [=Norris Dam]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Clinch, Tennessee, Virginia
HUC8 Number6010205
Map
Collection Day13
Collection Month4
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased bait | unknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25188
Author:University of Tennessee
Date:2012
Title:University of Tennessee-Etnier Ichthyological Research Collection database. Accessible online at FishNET and http://tennfish.bio.utk.edu/fmi/iwp/res/iwp_home.html.
Publisher:University of Tennessee
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Tennessee Etnier ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUT 29.256
VerifierEtnier, D.
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Size154 mm SL
No Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2015]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/25/2015].

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