Specimen Information

Alosa aestivalis
Alosa aestivalis
(Blueback Herring)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID36876
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciesaestivalis
Common NameBlueback Herring
StateNC
LocalityRoanoke drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameRoanoke
HUC8 Number3010100
Map
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Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:162
Author:Menhinick, E.F.
Date:1991
Title:The freshwater fishes of North Carolina.
Publisher:North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
Pages:227 pp
Commentsintroduced and native
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/24/2019].

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