Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Native Transplant

24 results for Alosa sapidissima (American Shad)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
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
28654 CA lower reaches of the Feather River1976 18020159 Honcut Headwaters-Lower Featherestablished
28653 CAPlacerlower reaches of the American River1976 18020111 Lower Americanestablished
620763 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1950 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
620765 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1962 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
620772 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1976 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
620767 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1984 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
620762 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1991 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
620768 CASutterSacramento River1871 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
620769 CASutterSacramento River1873 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
620770 CASutterSacramento River1876 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
620771 CASutterSacramento River1881 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
620764 CASutterSacramento River1972 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
620761 CASutterSacramento River1977 18020161 Upper Coon-Upper Auburnestablished
160536 CATehamaSacramento River at Tehama1871 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Riverestablished
28240 CATehamaSacramento River at Tehama1871 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Riverfailed
28241 CATehamaSacramento River near Tehama1873 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Rivercollected
28242 CATehamaSacramento River near Tehama1876 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Rivercollected
29388 CATehamaSacramento River near Tehama1877 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Rivercollected
29390 CATehamaSacramento River near Tehama1878 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Rivercollected
29391 CATehamaSacramento River near Tehama1880 18020156 Thomes Creek-Sacramento Rivercollected
747274 CAYoloSACRAMENTO RIVER1943 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
159757 CAYoloYolo Bypass2001 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
28656 CAYubalower reaches of the Yuba River1976 18020125 Upper Yubaestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/15/2021].

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