WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811)

158670  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158670)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, St. Lawrence River and Nova...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, St. Lawrence River and Nova Scotia southward to central Florida [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Alosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158670 on 2017-12-18

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). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlosa praestabilis DeKay, 1842) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea indigena Mitchill, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea sapidissima Wilson, 1811) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Molnar, J. L.; Gamboa, R. L.; Revenga, C.; Spalding, M. D. (2008). Assessing the global threat of invasive species to marine biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(9): 485-492., available online at https://www.conservationgateway.org/ConservationPractices/Marine/Pages/marineinvasives.aspx [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Alters trophic interactions [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feed on copepods, insect larvae, mysids and small fishes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, St. Lawrence River and Nova Scotia southward to central Florida [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat anadromous species; found in salt water to depths of 250 m; spawns in freshwaters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Scientific- Commercial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Mammals, bony and fin fishes and seals [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Migrate, repeatedly throughout their lifetime, in spring to (slow-moving) rivers; females may produce up to 600,000 eggs; external fertilization  [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshadUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican shad  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editoralose savoureuse  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsábalo americano  [details]