Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Native Transplant

31 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
165469 AK Anchorage (HUC - 8)2002 19020401 Anchorageestablished
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
165463 AK Eastern Prince William Sound (HUC-8)2002 19020203 Prince William Soundestablished
165456 AK Glacier Bay (HUC-8)2002 19010302 Glacier Bayestablished
165465 AK Lower Kenai Peninsula (HUC-8)2002 19020301 Lower Kenai Peninsulaestablished
165471 AK Lower Susitna River (HUC-8)2002 19020505 Lower Susitna Riverestablished
165455 AK Lynn Canal (HUC-8)2002 19010301 Lynn Canalestablished
165470 AK Matanuska River (HUC-8)2002 19020402 Matanuskaestablished
165460 AK Middle Copper River (HUC-8)2002 19020102 Middle Copper Riverestablished
165472 AK Redoubt-Trading Bays (HUC-8)2002 19020800 Cook Inletestablished
165473 AK Tuxdeni-Kamishak Bays (HUC-8)2002 19020800 Cook Inletestablished
165466 AK Upper Kenai Peninsula (HUC-8)2002 19020302 Upper Kenai Peninsulaestablished
165464 AK Western Prince William Sound (HUC-8)2002 19020203 Prince William Soundestablished
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
613463 AKAleutians EastBristol Bay; Sandy River mouth1986 19030201 Port Heidenestablished
613462 AKAleutians EastBristol Bay; Sandy River, mouth1986 19030201 Port Heidenestablished
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
160491 AKKodiak IslandKodiak Island1942 19020701 Kodiak-Afognak Islandsestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/21/2024].

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