Alosa pseudoharengus


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Noun1.Alosa pseudoharengus - shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawnAlosa pseudoharengus - shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn; often salted or smoked; sometimes placed in genus Pomolobus
clupeid, clupeid fish - any of numerous soft-finned schooling food fishes of shallow waters of northern seas
alewife - flesh of shad-like fish abundant along the Atlantic coast or in coastal streams
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2015) provided evidence of homogenization of Alosa pseudoharengus, showing that genetic isolation by distance was non-significant among stocked populations, but significant among natural populations.
Also, similar to this study, spottail shiner have been reported to consume fish eggs, including Alosa pseudoharengus (alewife) (Edsall, 1964) and eggs of their own species (Smith and Kramer, 1964).
A comparison of scale and otolith aging methods for the alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus.
A single person later was chosen by ballot to be the shellfish warden, overseeing the shellfish and the river herring, Alosa pseudoharengus (alewife) and Alosa aestivalis (blueback).