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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 鯡科
  • Scientific Names
    • Clupeidae
  • Spanish
    • Sardinas y arenques
  • English
    • Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 16, 2016

Description

Elizabeth and I had a GREAT time at Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge -- there must have been some bad flooding a while back, so it looks like visitation has been low... Anyways, we're going back sometime!

Not sure if this was a bait fish...

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

July 16, 2016 12:32 PM EDT

Description

Fish were sampled by Cleveland Metroparks staff in Wildwood Marina as part of the “A Day in the Life of Euclid Creek” event.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus

Observer

dendroica

Date

April 15, 2011 10:49 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

memocen

Date

July 8, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Redear herring Harengula humeralis

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

June 24, 2016 12:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 21, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fish were sampled at Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring Program.

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus

Observer

ethan8

Date

June 18, 2016 08:55 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

matthewherron

Date

June 9, 2016 02:07 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus

Observer

jordanholaday

Date

June 16, 2016 12:07 PM EDT

Description

A school of bunker was caught in our seine net along the Sandy Hook Bay! The black "beauty mark" behind the gill is a good indication of the species to differentiate from other herring

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

mapduck

Date

June 11, 2016

Description

observed by Chester Zarnoch

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Sardine Sardinops sagax caerulea

Observer

tomroutson

Date

June 8, 2016 09:57 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

fm5050

Date

May 30, 2016 02:00 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Clupeidae is the family of the herrings, shads, sardines, hilsa and menhadens. It includes many of the most important food fishes in the world.

No range data available.
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