Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Native Transplant

7 results for Alosa sapidissima (American Shad)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
30327 CODenverPlatte River at Denver1872 10190003 Middle South Platte-Cherry Creekfailed
30738 CODenverPlatte River at Denver1872 10190002 Upper South Plattefailed
34088 IN White River, Indianapolis1872 05120201 Upper Whitefailed
35897 MNRamseyMississippi River a few km above St. Paul1872 07010206 Twin Citiesfailed
35903 MNRamseyMississippi River at St. Paul1872 07010206 Twin Citiesfailed
39721 NYCattaraugusAllegheny River at Salamanca1872 05010001 Upper Alleghenyfailed
40121 OHPortageCuyahoga River at Kent1872 04110002 Cuyahogafailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2021].

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