Fish Species Description
Jordan & Evermann, 1896
Alternate Names: gulf shad, Ohio shad, shad
Status: State Threatened
Marine, brackish, freshwater
In Georgia, records are limited to freshwater only.
Basin Distribution in Georgia:
In Georgia, occurs in the Chattahoochee, Flint, and Suwannee River basins.
Additional Information from Georgia Department of Natural Resources:
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