Fly river herring

The Fly river herring lives in the pelagic, freshwater environment.

Fly River Herring were also stocked in to the ponds with the mudfish. Over 300 herring of different sizes were harvested in October indicating that the fish spawned in the ponds. It is estimated that there are another 300 juveniles in the pond . More

MS0808 Assessment of Fly River herring for fish meal and as an aquafeed ingredient, PNG MS0901 Mozambique tilapia grow-out trials, Solomon Islands MS0902 Live rock and coral culture for the ornamental industry, Tonga NA Local feed source assessment for subsistence farmers, Samoa More

Common names

Dorosoma novoguinejská in Czech (česky)
fly river gizzard shad in English
Fly river herring in English
Papua-kråsesild in Danish (dansk)
弗莱河海鰶 in Mandarin Chinese
弗莱河海鰶 in Unknown
弗萊河海鰶 in Mandarin Chinese
弗萊河海鰶 in Unknown

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Order : Clupeiformes
Family : Clupeidae
Genus : Nematalosa
Species : Nematalosa flyensis
Authority : Wongratana, 1983