Specimen Information

Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45836
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciessapidissima
Common NameAmerican Shad
StateWA
CountyGrays Harbor
LocalityChehalis River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGrays Harbor
HUC8 Number17100105
HUC10 NameGrays Harbor
HUC10 Number1710010504
HUC12 NameGrays Harbor
HUC12 Number171001050400
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:213
Author:Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.
Date:1979
Title:Inland Fishes of Washington.
Publisher:University of Washington Press Seattle, WA.
Pages:220 pp
Commentssmall runs
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2021].

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