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genus

Alosa Linck, 1790

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Clupeiformes »  family Clupeidae - herrings, shads, sardines and allies

Scientific synonyms

Capialosa
Caspialosa Berg, 1915

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Included taxa

Number of records: 25

species Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill, 1814) - Blueback Glut Herring
species Alosa agone (Scopoli, 1786) - Twaite Shad
species Alosa alabamae Jordan & Evermann in Evermann, 1896 - Alabama Shad
species Alosa algeriensis Regan, 1916
species Alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758) - Alice Shad
species Alosa braschnikowi (Borodin, 1904)
species Alosa caspia (Eichwald, 1838) - Caspian Shad
species Alosa chrysochloris (Rafinesque, 1820) - Blue Herring
species Alosa curensis (Suvorov, 1907)
species Alosa fallax (Lacépède, 1803) - Killarney Shad

Alosa fallax - Killarney Shad

species Alosa immaculata Bennett, 1835
species Alosa kessleri (Grimm, 1887) - Black-spined Herring
species Alosa killarnensis Regan, 1916
species Alosa macedonica (Vinciguerra, 1921) - Liparia
species Alosa maeotica (Grimm, 1901) - Black Sea Shad
species Alosa mediocris (Mitchill, 1814) - Bonejack
species Alosa pontica (Eichwald, 1838)
species Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811) - Alewife
species Alosa sapidissima (Wilson, 1811) - American Shad
species Alosa saposchnikowii (Grimm, 1887) - Bigeye Shad
species Alosa sphaerocephala (Berg, 1913) - Agrakhan Shad
species Alosa suworowi (Berg, 1913)
species Alosa tanaica (Grimm, 1901) - Azov Shad
species Alosa vistonica Economidis & Sinis, 1986
species Alosa volgensis (Berg, 1913)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/159]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Alosa Linck, 1790]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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