Scales, otoliths, vertebrae, opercula, and subopercula were used to age pontic shad (Alosa pontica) in two recent studies that included the family Clupeidae
[Yilmaz and Polat, 2002; Visnjic-Jeftic et ah, 2009]), yet no such comprehensive study has been completed for the American shad.
(herrings).--The gizzard shad (Dorosorna cepedianum), an invasire species, was first captured in Marion County in 1967 (Christensen 1968).
Microsatellite DNA markers for American shad (Alosa sapidissima) and cross-species amplification within the family Clupeidae
tergisus LeSueur, mooneye W, S Order Anguilliformes (eels) Family Anguillidae (eel) Anguilla rostrata (LeSueur), W, S American eel Order Clupeiformes (herring, shad) Family Clupeidae
(herring) Alosa chrysochloris W, S (Rafinesque), skipjack herring A.
The length-length linear regressions were highly significant (P less than 0.001) with all r2 values being greater than 0.90 in 42 fish species including the fishes belonging to family Clupeidae
, from Turkish waters (Gaygusuz et al., 2006).
Family Clupeidae. In Fishes of the western North Atlantic Memoir 1, Part 3 (Y.
Descriptions of larval, prejuvenile, and juvenile finescale menhaden (Brevoortia gunteri) (family Clupeidae), and comparisons to Gulf menhaden (B.
The family Engraulidae was found to be the dominant (89%) family in terms of both eggs and larvae in the bay and was followed by the family Clupeidae
1 1.28 3 Phylum Chordata Class Chonrichthyes Family Myliobatidae Rhinoptera bonasus 7 8.97 8 Class Osteichthyes Family Clupeidae
Opisthonema oglinum 1 1.28 3 Brevoortia tyrannus 1 1.28 1 UnID Clupeidae 2 2.56 2 Family Batrachoididae Opsanus tau 1 1.28 1 Family Ophidiidae Ophidion marginatum 1 1.28 1 Ophidion sp.