Specimen Information

Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa pseudoharengus
(Alewife)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45078
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciespseudoharengus
Common NameAlewife
StateVA
CountyPulaski
LocalityClaytor Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper New
HUC8 Number05050001
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Date:1994
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
Commentsprey on gamefish larvae
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked110000


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