Specimen Information

Alosa pseudoharengus
Alosa pseudoharengus
(Alewife)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID547330
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciespseudoharengus
Common NameAlewife
StateGA
CountyGilmer
LocalityCarters Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoosawattee
HUC8 Number03150102
HUC10 NameCoosawattee River-Carters Lake
HUC10 Number0315010204
HUC12 NameCoosawattee River-Carters Lake
HUC12 Number031501020404
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month4
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | stocked for forage
Statusestablished
CommentsLarge numbers of alewife have been collected from the impoundment during routine sampling by the GA DNR every year since 2010 (2010-2013).
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2020].

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