Specimen Information

Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID160487
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciessapidissima
Common NameAmerican Shad
StateWA
CountyPacific
LocalityWillapa Bay, estuary of Willapa River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWillapa Bay
HUC8 Number17100106
Map
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Collection Year1942
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:445
Author:Chapman, W.M.
Date:1942
Title:Alien fishes in the waters of the Pacific Northwest.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:28
Issue:1
Pages:9-15
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineBrackish


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