WoRMS taxon details

Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811)

158669  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158669)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence and Nova Scotia to North Carolina  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence and Nova Scotia to North Carolina [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158669 on 2018-08-20
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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

basis of record  (ofClupea parvula 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 pseudoharengus Wilson, 1811) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea vernalis Mitchill, 1815) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofClupea virescens DeKay, 1842) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMeletta venosa Valenciennes, 1847) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPomolobus pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence and Nova Scotia to North Carolina [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat anadromous species, spawn in freshwater, landlock populations also exist; found at sea at depths of 5- 145 m [details]

Importance Social- Commercial [details]

Predators Eels, yellow perch, white perch, Atlantic salmon, striped bass and sea birds [details]

Reproduction Migrate to (freshwater) lakes and rivers to spawn during spring; external fertilization [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Amerikaanse rivierharing  [details]
English sawbelliesgaspereaugaspareauale-wifealewife  [details]
French gaspareau  [details]