Alosa aestivalis
Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Impact ID7450
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionOne study in headwater lakes of Massachusetts indicates that introduced Blueback herring (Alosa aestivalis) is a beneficial prey item for largemouth bass.
Reference24199
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationSantuit ponds, Massachusetts

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2024].

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