Black Sea shad (Alosa immaculata)

Also known as: Black Sea herring, Kerch shad, Pontic shad
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderClupeiformes
FamilyClupeidae
GenusAlosa (1)

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the Black Sea shad is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org