Alosa aestivalis
Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Impact ID2725
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionOne study in headwater lakes of Massachusetts indicates that this is a beneficial prey item for largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) introduced near the blueback’s native range
Reference24199
Great Lakes RegionYes
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/6/2022].

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