Specimen Information

Dorosoma petenense
Dorosoma petenense
(Threadfin Shad)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403577
Common NameThreadfin Shad
Localitylower French Broad drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeHUC8
HUC8 NameLower French Broad
HUC8 Number06010107
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Reference 1
Ref. Number:705
Author:Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes.
Title:The fishes of Tennessee.
Publisher:The University of Tennessee Press
Pages:681 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14971
Author:Boschung, H.T., Jr., and R.L. Mayden.
Title:Fishes of Alabama.
Publisher:Smithsonian Books
Pages:736 pp
Reference 3
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
CommentsBoschung and Mayden 2004 say introduced to TN drainage; Mettee et al. say native to TN drainage; Etnier and Starnes 1993 say native; Jenkins and Burkhead 1994 say introduced to upper reaches including the Holston (this HUC) maintained by stocking.
Record TypeLiterature


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