Specimen Information

Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa pseudoharengus
(Alewife)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35517
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciespseudoharengus
Common NameAlewife
StateMI
CountyLeelanau
LocalityLake Michigan, west of South Manitou
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0406020000
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040602000000
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month5
Collection Year1949
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:134
Author:Miller, R.R.
Date:1957
Title:Origin and dispersal of the alewife Alosa pseudoharengus, and the gizzard shad, Dorosoma cepedianum, in the Great Lakes.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:86
Issue:1956
Pages:97-111
Commentscollected from 60 fathoms
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 157215
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size176 mm SL


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