Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Clupeiformes > Family: Clupeidae > Genus: Alosa > Species: Alosa fallax > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Alosa fallax nilotica (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1808) Fishbase (2002)

Shad - Alosa fallax (Lacepède, 1803)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Atlantic - Unfavourable-Bad
Boreal - Unknown
Continental - Unfavourable-Bad
Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 4 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 336 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • coastal
  • marine inlets and transitional waters
  • rivers and lakes
  • shelf
Natura 2000 species code 1103


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
BE2300006 Belgium Schelde- en Durmeëstuarium van de Nederlandse grens tot Gent Map
BEMNZ0001 Belgium Vlaamse Banken Map
DE2016301 Germany Hamburgisches Wattenmeer Map
DE2251301 Germany Altwarper Binnendünen, Neuwarper See und Riether Werder Map
DE2306301 Germany Nationalpark Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer Map
DE2424302 Germany Mühlenberger Loch/Neßsand Map
DE2526302 Germany Heuckenlock/Schweenssand Map
DE2527303 Germany Borghorster Elblandschaft Map
DE2627301 Germany Zollenspieker/Kiebitzbrack Map
DK009X182 Denmark Vidå med tilløb, Rudbøl Sø og Magisterkogen Map
DK00AY176 Denmark Vadehavet med Ribe Å, Tved Å og Varde Å vest for Varde Map
DK00CX160 Denmark Nissum Fjord Map
DK00CY040 Denmark Venø, Venø Sund Map
DK00CY163 Denmark Ringkøbing Fjord og Nymindestrømmen Map
DK00EX026 Denmark Dråby Vig Map
DK00EY133 Denmark Agger Tange, Nissum Bredning, Skibsted Fjord og Agerø Map
DK00EY134 Denmark Lovns Bredning, Hjarbæk Fjord og Skals, Simested og Nørre Ådal, Skravad Bæk Map
DK00FX122 Denmark Ålborg Bugt, Randers Fjord og Mariager Fjord Map
ES0000019 Spain Aiguamolls de l'Alt Empordà Map
ES0000020 Spain Delta de l'Ebre Map
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000085 Spain Ribadeo Map
ES0000087 Spain Complexo intermareal Umia - O Grove, A Lanzada, punta Carreirón e lagoa Bodeira Map
ES0000375 Spain Esteiro do Miño Map
ES0000393 Spain Azud de Badajoz Map
ES1140001 Spain Sistema fluvial Ulla - Deza Map
ES1140004 Spain Complexo Ons - O Grove Map
ES1140007 Spain Baixo Miño Map
FR2300121 France Estuaire de la Seine Map
FR2300122 France Marais Vernier, Risle Maritime Map
FR2300139 France Littoral Cauchois Map
FR2400520 France Coteaux, bois et marais calcaires de la Champagne Berrichonne Map
FR2400548 France La Loire de Candes Saint Martin à Mosnes Map
FR2400565 France Vallée de la Loire de Mosnes à Tavers Map
FR2500077 France Baie du Mont Saint-Michel Map
FR2500079 France Chausey Map
FR2500088 France Marais du Cotentin et du Bessin - Baie des Veys Map
FR5200621 France Estuaire de la Loire Map
FR5200622 France Vallée de la Loire de Nantes aux Ponts-de-Cé et ses annexes Map
FR5200629 France Vallée de la Loire des Ponts-de-Cé à Montsoreau Map
FR5200630 France Basses vallées angevines, aval de la rivière Mayenne et prairies de la Baumette Map
FR5200659 France Marais Poitevin Map
FR5300002 France Marais de Vilaine Map
FR5300006 France Rivière Elle Map
FR5300008 France Rivière Leguer, forêts de Beffou, Coat an Noz et Coat an Hay Map
FR5300009 France Côte de Granit rose-Sept-Iles Map
FR5300010 France Tregor Goëlo Map
FR5300012 France Baie de Lancieux, Baie de l'Arguenon, Archipel de Saint Malo et Dinard Map
FR5300015 France Baie de Morlaix Map
FR5300024 France Rivière Elorn Map
FR5300026 France Rivière Scorff, Forêt de Pont Calleck, Rivière Sarre Map
FR5300028 France Ria d'Etel Map
FR5300029 France Golfe du Morbihan, côte ouest de Rhuys Map
FR5300030 France Rivière de Penerf, marais de Suscinio Map
FR5300034 France Estuaire de la Vilaine Map
FR5300041 France Vallée de l'Aulne Map
FR5300046 France Rade de Brest, estuaire de l'Aulne Map
FR5300059 France Rivière Laïta, Pointe du Talud, étangs du Loc'h et de Lannenec Map
FR5300061 France Estuaire de la Rance Map
FR5300066 France Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Map
FR5400430 France Vallée de la Charente (basse vallée) Map
FR5400431 France Marais de Brouage (et marais nord d'Oléron) Map
FR5400432 France Marais de la Seudre Map
FR5400446 France Marais Poitevin Map
FR5400469 France Pertuis Charentais Map
FR5400472 France Moyenne vallée de la Charente et Seugnes et Coran Map
FR5402009 France Vallée de la Charente entre Angoulème et Cognac et ses principaux affluents (SOLOIRE, BOEME, ECHELLE) Map
FR7200660 France La Dordogne Map
FR7200661 France Vallée de l'Isle de Périgueux à sa confluence avec la Dordogne Map
FR7200700 France La Garonne Map
FR7200720 France Barthes de l'Adour Map
FR7200724 France L'Adour Map
FR7200786 France La Nive Map
IE0000781 Ireland Slaney River Valley SAC Map
IE0002137 Ireland Lower River Suir SAC Map
IE0002162 Ireland River Barrow and River Nore SAC Map
IE0002170 Ireland Blackwater River (Cork/Waterford) SAC Map
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IT2040022 Italy Lago di Mezzola e Pian di Spagna Map
IT2070020 Italy Torbiere d'Iseo Map
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IT20B0006 Italy Isola Boscone Map
IT20B0010 Italy Vallazza Map
IT3210018 Italy Basso Garda Map
IT3240013 Italy Ambito Fluviale del Livenza Map
IT3240023 Italy Grave del Piave Map
IT3250030 Italy Laguna medio-inferiore di Venezia Map
IT3270017 Italy Delta del Po: tratto terminale e delta veneto Map
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UK0030202 United Kingdom Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay Map
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ITB012211 Italy Isola Rossa - Costa Paradiso Map
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IT2040042 Italy Pian di Spagna e Lago di Mezzola Map
IT8050007 Italy Basso corso del Fiume Bussento Map
LV0304100 Latvia Bauska Map
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IT2080703 Italy Po di Pieve Porto Morone Map
FR9101486 France Cours inférieur de l'Hérault Map
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UK0030131 United Kingdom Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy Map
ITB040031 Italy Monte Arcuentu e Rio Piscinas Map
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IT3250046 Italy Laguna di Venezia Map
PTCON0011 Portugal Estuário do Sado Map
ITB040021 Italy Costa di Cagliari Map
FR9101405 France Le Petit Rhône Map
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NL2007001 Netherlands Eems-Dollard Map
IT3240030 Italy Grave del Piave - Fiume Soligo - Fosso di Negrisia Map
IT2080701 Italy Po da Albaredo Arnaboldi ad Arena Po Map
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IT6000012 Italy Fondali tra Capo Portiere e Lago di Caprolace (foce) Map
DE1544302 Germany Westrügensche Boddenlandschaft mit Hiddensee Map
IT20B0401 Italy Parco Regionale Oglio Sud Map
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ES6170010 Spain Sierras Bermeja y Real Map
ITB010001 Italy Isola Asinara Map
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ITB013044 Italy Capo Caccia Map
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ITB020012 Italy Berchida e Bidderosa Map
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IT3240035 Italy Settolo Basso Map
ITB030080 Italy Isola di Mal di Ventre e Catalano Map
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IT7140127 Italy Fiume Trigno (medio e basso corso) Map
ITB043027 Italy Isola dei Cavoli Map
ITB020041 Italy Entroterra e zona costiera tra Bosa, Capo Marargiu e Porto Tangone Map
ITB010009 Italy Capo Figari e Isola Figarolo Map
DE1011401 Germany SPA Östliche Deutsche Bucht Map
IT6010035 Italy Fiume Mignone (basso corso) Map
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IT6040025 Italy Fiume Garigliano (tratto terminale) Map
BEMNZ0003 Belgium SBZ 2 / ZPS 2 Map
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UK0030170 United Kingdom Humber Estuary Map
IT4030023 Italy Fontanili di Gattatico e Fiume Enza Map
FR9301608 France Mont Caume - mont Faron - forêt domaniale des Morières Map
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DE2526305 Germany Hamburger Unterelbe Map
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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora - consolidated version 01/01/2007 (EU Habitats Directive) (Alosa spp.)
(Alosa spp.)
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention)

Resolution No. 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention lists the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures [and the designation of Areas of Special Conservation Interest (ASCIs) forming for the Emerald network]
Barcelona Convention Protocol concerning Specially Protected Areas and Biological Diversity in the Mediterranean (SPA/BD Protocol)
Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area (Helsinki Convention)

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Alosa Maltese Fishbase
Alosa Spanish Fishbase
Alose feinte French Fishbase
Alose-finte French Fishbase
Aloza finta Polish Fishbase
An tsead fhallasach Irish (recte Irish Gaelic) Fishbase
Augnasíld Icelandic Fishbase
Bajeckens German Fishbase
Caluyau French Fishbase
Cepa Serbian Fishbase
Cheppia Italian Fishbase
Elben German Fishbase
Fint Dutch Fishbase
Finta Bulgarian Fishbase
Finta Russian Fishbase
Finte French Fishbase
Finte German Fishbase
Fríssa Greek Fishbase
Gatte French Fishbase
Kubla Albanian Fishbase
Lacci Maltese Fishbase
Lacci tat-tbajja Maltese Fishbase
Lacia French Fishbase
Lojka Serbian Fishbase
palede Latvian Latvian NRC
parposz Polish Polish NRC
Pucelle. French Fishbase
Saboga Spanish Fishbase
Sável Portuguese Fishbase
Savelha Portuguese Fishbase
Scrumbie Romanian Fishbase
Shad English Fishbase
Staksill Swedish Fishbase
Stamsild Danish Fishbase
Stamsild Norwegian Fishbase
Stavsild Danish Fishbase
Täpläsilli Finnish Fishbase
Twait Shad English Fishbase
Twaite English Fishbase
Twaite shad English Fishbase
Vérot French Fishbase
Æepa Slovenian Fishbase
Synonym Author
Alosa finta (Cuvier, 1829)
Clupea fallax Lacepède, 1803
Clupea nilotica Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1808
Clupea rufa Lacepède, 1803
Paralosa fallax Roule, 1925
Alosa ficta Duhamel, 1772
Clupea sardinella Vallot, 1837
Alosa fallax algeriensis Regan, 1916
Alosa fallax bolivari Lozano-Rey, 1929
Alosa fallax rhodanensis Roule, 1924
Alosa finta algeriensis Regan, 1916
Alosa finta killarnensis Regan, 1916
Alosa finta rhodanensis Roule, 1924
Clupea finta Cuvier, 1829
Alosa africana Regan, 1916
Clupea alosa elongata De la Pylaie, 1835
Alosa minor Bonaparte, 1846
Alosa fallax fallax (Lacepède, 1803)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (invalid) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

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