Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata
Class
Actinopterygii
Order
Clupeiformes
Family
Clupeidae
Genus
Brevoortia
Species
smithi
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
60 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Beaufort, North Carolina to Gulf of Mexico
Habitat-Biology
  • bay and nearshore
  • estuarine
  • neritic