Specimen Information

Dorosoma petenense
Dorosoma petenense
(Threadfin Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32222
GroupFishes
GenusDorosoma
Speciespetenense
Common NameThreadfin Shad
StateGA
CountyGlynn
Localityestuarine waters near Brunswick
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCumberland-St. Simons
HUC8 Number03070203
Map
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Collection Year1953
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:97
Author:Dahlberg, M.D., and D.C. Scott
Date:1971
Title:Introductions of freshwater fishes in Georgia.
Journal:Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science
Volume:29
Pages:245-252
Reference 2
Ref. Number:96
Author:Miller, G.L., and S.C. Jorgenson.
Date:1969
Title:Seasonal occurence and length of frequency distribution of some marine fishes of coastal Georgia. Data Report No. 35.
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC.
Pages:103 pp
CommentsNative east of the Santilla River. This record may be due to dispersal through estuarine waters or the result of introduction.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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