Alosa pseudoharengus

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Synonyms for Alosa pseudoharengus

shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn

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Prey species Common name Family Alosa pseudoharengus alewife Clupeidae Ammodytes spp.
Effects of the spawning migrations of the alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus, on freshwater ecosystems.
The marine distribution of the alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus, another herring, was correlated with the seasonal distribution, availability, and abundance of its euphausiid prey (Stone and Jessop, 1994).
Diel variation in density, length composition, and feeding activity of juvenile alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus Wilson, and blueback herring, A.
Feeding habits of anadromous alewives, Alosa pseudoharengus, off the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia.