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Twait Shad

Alosa fallax (Lacepède 1803)

DZMB. Thomas Knebelsberger. Year: 2012.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Alosa fallax (Twait Shad) is a species of bony fishes in the family herrings. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is a lecithotrophic. Individuals can grow to 1500 g. Twait Shad has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is iteroparous.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Twait Shad. View this species on GBIF