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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

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What

Alewife Alosa pseudoharengus

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

August 9, 2016 11:38 AM ADT

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What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

aescott317

Date

August 11, 2016

Description

Caught and released in black water area of Rio Tiputini downstream from Tiputini Biodiversity Station.

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Observer

krista_schlyer

Date

April 17, 2012 01:13 AM EDT

Description

An alewife (Alosa spp.) in the Anacostia watershed in Washington DC.

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What

Threadfin Shad Dorosoma petenense

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

May 25, 2016 06:45 PM CDT

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What

Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

August 3, 2016 10:26 AM EDT

Description

School of menhaden

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What

Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus

Observer

andyjones

Date

July 30, 2010 12:36 PM EDT

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What

Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens Family Clupeidae

Observer

mhoefft

Date

July 31, 2016 04:28 PM CEST

Description

Lost by scared puffin. Possibly a Sand Lance?

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What

scaled sardine Harengula jaguana

Observer

mako252

Date

May 9, 2016 10:19 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Threadfin Shad Dorosoma petenense

Date

February 22, 2008

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Date

February 22, 2008

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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.

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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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