Alosa curensis (Suvorov, 1907)
Kura shad
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 Family:  Clupeidae (Herrings, shads, sardines, menhadens), subfamily: Alosinae
 Max. size:  19 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Europe and Asia: Caspian Sea in the vicinities of the Kura River, Azerbaijan.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  A poorly studied species which occurs in brackish water (Ref. 593).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 08.04.98
 Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 18.07.13

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