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(Science: zoology) The European shad (Clupea alosa); called also allice shad or allis shad. The name is sometimes applied to the American shad (Clupea sapidissima). See shad.

Origin: f, fr. L. Alosa or alausa.

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Global Crayfish Distribution and Interspecific Competition

[Administrators: feel free to relocate this post at your discretion; with its zoogeographical focus, it could just as aptly lie within the "Evolution" forum.] Looking to this map of global crayfish distribution, one is immediately struck by what are seemingly several discrepancies - namely, the comp...

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