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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

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

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

fm5050

Date

May 30, 2016 02:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

True Sardine Sardina pilchardus

Observer

scubale

Date

August 13, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Alewife Alosa pseudoharengus

Observer

fatroosterfarm

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

carried by common tern to nesting mate

Photos / Sounds

What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

carolp

Date

May 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

May 20, 2016 12:11 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

katiewilliams

Date

May 20, 2016 01:12 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum

Observer

boodogs

Date

May 20, 2016 12:45 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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