Specimen Information

Dorosoma petenense
Dorosoma petenense
(Threadfin Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32544
GroupFishes
GenusDorosoma
Speciespetenense
Common NameThreadfin Shad
StateGA
LocalityAltamaha River
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameAltamaha
HUC8 Number03070106
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyPublication Year
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
CommentsNative east of the Santilla River. This record may be due to dispersal through estuarine waters or the result of introduction.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Georgia
Museum Cat NumberUG 1081
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2020].

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