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species

Alewife
Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811)

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

Scientific synonyms

Clupea megalops Rafinesque, 1818
Clupea parvula Mitchill, 1814
Clupea pseudoharengus Wilson, 1811
Clupea vernalis Mitchill, 1815
Clupea virescens DeKay, 1842
Meletta venosa Valenciennes, 1847
Pomolobus pseudoharengus (Wilson, 1811)

Other names

= Anadromous Alewives
= Bigeye Herring
= Branch Herring
= Freshwater Herring
= Gray Herring
= Grayback
= Greyback
= Kyack
= Kyak

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