Specimen Information

Dorosoma cepedianum
Dorosoma cepedianum
(Gizzard Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1336293
GroupFishes
GenusDorosoma
Speciescepedianum
Common NameGizzard Shad
StateKY
LocalityRockcastle River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameRockcastle
HUC8 Number05130102
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:82
Author:Burr, B.M., and M.L. Warren, Jr.
Date:1986
Title:A distributional atlas of Kentucky fishes. Scientific and Technical Series No. 4.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission
Pages:398 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29449
Author:NatureServe
Date:2008
Title:Native Fishes Database by HUCs
Publisher:NatureServe
CommentsNot present in upper Cumberland as of 1916 Evermann(1918)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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