Taxon profile


Azov Shad
Alosa tanaica (Grimm, 1901)

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

Scientific synonyms

Alosa bulgarica Drensky, 1934
Alosa caspia nordmanni Antipa, 1904
Alosa caspia tanaica (Grimm, 1901)
Alosa caspia tanaica asovi Pavlov, 1959
Alosa nordmanni Antipa, 1904
Caspialosa caspia nordmani (Antipa, 1904)
Caspialosa caspia palaeostomi Sadowsky, 1934
Caspialosa caspia tanaica (Grimm, 1901)
Caspialosa nordmani (Antipa, 1904)
Caspialosa palaeostomica Sadowsky, 1934

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [48090]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/713]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Alosa tanaica (Grimm, 1901)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [304344]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Alosa tanaica (Grimm, 1901)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Clupea tanaica (Grimm, 1901)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.