(Science: zoology) An American clupeoid fish (Clupea mediocris), similar to the shad in habits and appearance, but smaller and less esteemed for food.
Synonym: hickory shad, tailor shad, fall herring, and shad herring.
Origin: indian name.
You will also like...
According to Charles Darwin's theory of natural selection, preferable genes are favored by nature in the gene pool, and ..
This tutorial looks at the adaptations of freshwater plants for them to thrive in still water habitats. Familiarize your..
Plants produce hormones to regulate their growth. Auxins, for instance, influence plant growth. Know the role of auxin i..
Hormones are essential in the regulation of the activity of the various biological systems of the human body. The ineffi..
Part of the genetic information is devoted to the synthesis of proteins. mRNA, a type of RNA, is produced as a transcri..