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Alabama Shad

Alosa alabamae Jordan & Evermann 1896

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Alosa alabamae (Alabama shad) is a species of bony fishes in the family herrings. It is found in marine habitat. Individuals are known to live for 4 years.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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