Specimen Information

Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID44389
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciessapidissima
Common NameAmerican Shad
StateUT
CountyWeber
LocalityOgden
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Weber
HUC8 Number16020102
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1871
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32
Author:Smith, H.M.
Date:1896
Title:A review of the history and results of the attempts to acclimatize fish and other water animals in the Pacific states.
Journal:Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission
Volume:15
Pages:379-472
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked200


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/16/2019].

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