Specimen Information

Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa pseudoharengus
(Alewife)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID156744
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciespseudoharengus
Common NameAlewife
StateNY
CountyOnondaga
LocalityOtisco Lake about 15 miles SW of Syracuse, NY
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSeneca
HUC8 Number04140201
HUC10 NameOnondaga Lake-Onondaga Creek
HUC10 Number0414020115
HUC12 NameOtisco Lake
HUC12 Number041402011501
Map
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Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13463
Author:Kelly, J.M.
Date:2001
Title:Bait-bucket biology.
Publisher:Post Standard, Syracuse, NY
Issue:June 28, 2001
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Specimen Impactglutted local predators making them difficult to anlgle for. Ate baby walleye.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/10/2020].

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