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Yellowfin menhaden

Brevoortia smithi

Hildebrand, 1941

Classification

Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Clupeidae
Alternate Names:

Status:


Marine, brackish

yellowfin menhaden Region Map

Notes:


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Ogeechee River basin.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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