Pacific herring

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Noun1.Pacific herring - important food fish of the northern Pacific
Clupea, genus Clupea - type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
Clupea harangus, herring - commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
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Other prey species from the stomach obtained in Yakutat are surf smelt, Hypomesus pretiosus; eulachon, Thaleichthys pacificus; and Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii (ADFG (6)).
Contribution to the biology of the Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii and the condition of the fishery in Alaska.
Of these schooling fish, a number of anadromous smelt species (Family Osmeridae) and Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii pallasii, occur in Cook Inlet.