Specimen Information

Alosa sapidissima
Alosa sapidissima
(American Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID613465
GroupFishes
GenusAlosa
Speciessapidissima
Common NameAmerican Shad
StateCA
CountySanta Barbara
LocalitySanta Barbara
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSanta Barbara Coastal
HUC8 Number18060013
HUC10 NameSan Pedro Creek-Frontal Santa Barbara Channel
HUC10 Number1806001302
HUC12 NameMission Creek-Frontal Santa Barbara Channel
HUC12 Number180600130203
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month3
Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25992
Author:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History vertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14690
Publisher:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalSanta Barbara Museum of Natural History vertebrate zoology collection
Museum Cat NumberSBMNH 436
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2021].

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