Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Native Transplant

147 results for Alosa sapidissima (American Shad)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
165454 AK Admiralty Island (HUC-8)2002 19010204 Admiralty Islandestablished
165459 AK Bering Glacier (HUC-8)2002 19010402 Bering Glacierestablished
165457 AK Chilkat-Skagway Rivers (HUC-8)2002 19010303 Chilkat-Skagway Riversestablished
165461 AK Chitina River (HUC-8)2002 19020104 Lower Copper Riverestablished
165456 AK Glacier Bay (HUC-8)2002 19010302 Glacier Bayestablished
165455 AK Lynn Canal (HUC-8)2002 19010301 Lynn Canalestablished
165460 AK Middle Copper River (HUC-8)2002 19020102 Middle Copper Riverestablished
165452 AK Kuiu-Kupreanof-Mitkof-Etolin-Zarembo-Wrangell Island (HUC-8)2002 19010207 Stikine Riverestablished
165451 AK Mainland (HUC-8)2002 19010208 Thomas Bayestablished
165448 AK Southeast Mainland (HUC-8)2002 19010105 Burroughs Bayestablished
26217 AKAnchorageFort Wrangell on Stikine River1894 19010209 Etolin-Zarembo-Wrangell Islandsestablished
26216 AKAnchorageStikine River, at mouth, near Wrangell Island1891 19010207 Stikine Riverestablished
165449 AKKetchikan GatewayMuskeg pond system in the Ward Lake Recreation Area of Ketchikan2002 19010102 Ketchikanestablished
165450 AKPrince of Wales-Outer KetchikanPacific Ocean near Thorne Bay, Ketchikan, AK2002 19010103 Prince of Walesestablished
165453 AKSitkawaters of two small islands in Sitka Sound2002 19010212 Baranof Islandestablished
165462 AKValdez-CordovaCopper River2002 19020104 Lower Copper Riverestablished
160490 AKWrangell-PetersburgStikine River1942 19010207 Stikine Riverestablished
165458 AKYakutatSituk River2002 19010405 Yakutat Bay-Gulf of Alaskaestablished
27334 ARJacksonWhite River at Newport1876 11010013 Upper White-Villagefailed
27361 AZMohaveColorado River at the Needles1884 15030101 Havasu-Mohave Lakesfailed
27687 AZMohaveColorado River at The Needles1885 15030101 Havasu-Mohave Lakesfailed
27688 AZMohaveColorado River at The Needles1886 15030101 Havasu-Mohave Lakesfailed
28664 CA Eel River in northern CA1976 18010105 Lower Eelestablished
28645 CA lower Klamath drainage1976 18010209 Lower Klamathestablished
28651 CA Sacramento River to Red Bluff and in the lower reaches of the main tributaries (particularly the American, Feather and Yuba Rivers), as well as the Mokelumne and Stanislaus Rivers1976 18020100 Lower Sacramentoestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2023].

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