Specimen Information

Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32050
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciessapidissima
Common NameAmerican Shad
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityNew River, Ft. Lauderdale
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 Number0309020613
Map
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Collection Year1900
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1772
Author:Bowers, G.M.
Date:1901
Title:Report of the commissioner of fish and fisheries. Part XXVI.
Publisher:US Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Washington, DC.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/24/2021].

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