|Family||Scientific Name||Author||Year||Common Name|
|Clupeidae||Alosa mediocris||(Mitchill)||1814||Hickory Shad|
Unique Characters: Upper margin of lower jaw rises gradually. Mouth superior with tip of lower jaw projecting slightly forward of upper jaw. Usually 18-23 widely spaced gill rakers on first gill arch. Blue-black spot behind upper opercle followed series of dusky spots. Cheek longer than or equal to its depth.