Specimen Information

Alosa aestivalis
Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32186
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciesaestivalis
Common NameBlueback Herring
StateGA
LocalityTennessee River drainage
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOcoee
HUC8 Number06020003
Map
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Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1885
Author:Rasmussen, J.L.
Date:1998
Title:Aquatic nuisance species of the Mississippi River basin.
Publisher:60th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Aquatic Nuisance Species Symposium, Dec 7, 1998, Cincinnati, OH.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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