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Family: Clupeidae

Group: Fish, Species

Scientific NameCommon NameSummary
Alosa sapidissimaAmerican shadIntroduced to the Pacific Ocean in California, this species seems to occur primarily as a stray in Southeast Alaska.
Clupea pallasiiPacific herringfound throughout the region, some locations have abundant spawning activity in the spring.
Sardinops sagaxPacific sardineApparently found in small numbers primarily during El Niño years.