Alosa pseudoharengus in Canada
Point map (Alosa pseudoharengus) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance commercial Ref. FAO, 1994
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish Yes
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance abundant (always seen in some numbers) Ref. Page, L.M. and B.M. Burr, 2011

Native species ranging from Quebec to Newfoundland and Nova Scotia; introduced into Ontario (Ref. 52559). Native to Lake Ontario; introduced into other Great Lakes via Welland Canal (first taken in Lake Erie in 1931) (Ref. 86798). Also Ref. 188.

States/Provinces New Brunswick (native), Newfoundland and Labrador (native), Nova Scotia (native), Ontario (introduced), Prince Edward Island (native), Quebec (native)
States/Provinces Complete? Yes
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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Carpenter, Kent E.
Modified by Torres, Armi G.
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