Specimen Information

Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa pseudoharengus
(Alewife)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35525
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciespseudoharengus
Common NameAlewife
StateMI
CountyOntonagon
LocalityLake Huron drainage, Ocqueoc River Weir near Rogers City.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOntonagon
HUC8 Number04020102
HUC10 NameOntonagon River
HUC10 Number0402010204
HUC12 NameMill Creek
HUC12 Number040201020406
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month6
Collection Year1955
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
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 169062
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size179-182 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2021].

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