You selected Clupea alosa Linnaeus, 1758. This is a synonym for:

Accepted scientific name:
Alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms:
Alausa vulgaris Valenciennes, 1847 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alausa vulgaris Valenciennes, 1847
Alosa alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alosa alosa alosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Alosa communis Yarrell, 1836 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alosa communis Yarrell, 1836
Alosa cuvieri Malm, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alosa cuvieri Malm, 1877
Alosa cuvierii Malm, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alosa cuvierii Malm, 1877
Alosa rusa Mauduyt, 1848 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alosa rusa Mauduyt, 1848
Clupea alosa Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Clupea alosa Linnaeus, 1758
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Alosa Catalan Spain Click here to show the literature
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Lojka Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Lososnice Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Placka Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Placka obecná Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Placka pomoranská Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Podhoranka Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Podmoranka Czech Czech Republic Click here to show the literature
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Majsild Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Majsild Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Elft Dutch - Click here to show the literature
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Elft Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Groote meifisch Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Groote meivisch Dutch Netherlands Click here to show the literature
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Meivis Dutch - Click here to show the literature
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Alewife English - Click here to show the literature
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Alice shad English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Alice shad English USA Click here to show the literature
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Allice shad English - Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English - Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English Ireland Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English Isle of Man Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English Russia Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English Spain Click here to show the literature
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Allis shad English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Mayfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Rock herring English - Click here to show the literature
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Shad English USA Click here to show the literature
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Maisild Faroese Faeroe Is Click here to show the literature
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Pilkkusilli Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Alose French - Click here to show the literature
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Alose French France Click here to show the literature
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Alose vraie French - Click here to show the literature
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Alose vraie French France Click here to show the literature
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Alose vulgaire French - Click here to show the literature
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Alose vulgaire French France Click here to show the literature
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Altacke French - Click here to show the literature
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Coulac French France Click here to show the literature
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Coulaca French France Click here to show the literature
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Coulacqua French France Click here to show the literature
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Coulat French France Click here to show the literature
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Couvert French France Click here to show the literature
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Grande alose French - Click here to show the literature
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Grande alose French France Click here to show the literature
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Poisson de mai French - Click here to show the literature
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Poisson de mai French France Click here to show the literature
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Sabre French France Click here to show the literature
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Allis Finte German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Alose German - Click here to show the literature
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Alse German - Click here to show the literature
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Alse German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Eilft German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Gewöhnliche Alse German - Click here to show the literature
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Maifisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Mecheuisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Agone Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Alaccia Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Alosa Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Alosa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Lacc Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Lacca Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Lacci Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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西鯡 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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西鲱 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Kepa Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Κέπα Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Maifisk Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Maisild Norwegian Norway Click here to show the literature
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Alóza Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Aloza finta Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Sável Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Sável Portuguese Madeira Is Click here to show the literature
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Sável Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Alosa adevarata Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Scrumbie de mare Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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европейская алоза Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Atlantska lojka Serbian Serbia and Montenegro Click here to show the literature
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Cepa Serbian Serbia and Montenegro Click here to show the literature
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Alóza Slovak Slovakia Click here to show the literature
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Alosa Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Arencón Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Sábago Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Sábalo Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Sábalo Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Sábalo común Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Sábalo común Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Samborca Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Trisa Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Majfisk Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Stamsill Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Tirsi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Clupeiformes
Family Clupeidae
Genus Alosa
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: from Bergen (Norway) along the coasts of Europe to northern Mauritania in Africa (Ref. 188, Ref. 51442). Also in western part of Mediterranean Sea (Ref. 188). Reported from the western part of the Baltic Sea up to the Kaliningrad Oblast (Ref. 12801, 26334). Appendix III of the Bern Convention (protected fauna).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=101
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d131f4ab-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201