WoRMS taxon details

Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814)

158667  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158667)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Cape Breton south to St. John's River, Florida  
Distribution Cape Breton south to St. John's River, Florida [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158667 on 2018-06-20
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Munroe, T.A. 2000. An overview of the biology, ecology, and fisheries of the clupeoid fishes occurring in the Gulf of Maine. Northeast Fisheries Science Center Reference Document 00-02, 226 p. [details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea aestivalis Mitchill, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea fasciata Lesueur, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPomolobus aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPomolobus cyanonoton (Storer, 1848)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on small fishes, copepods, and small shrimps [details]

Distribution Cape Breton south to St. John's River, Florida [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Anadromous species, enters the river only to spawn. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial [details]

Predators Eels, yellow perch and white perch [details]

Reproduction Migrate to freshwater lakes and streams; external fertilization, pelagic eggs [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blueback herring  [details]