Spot (Leiostomus xanthurus)

This article is a species account for spot (Leiostomus xanthurus) in Florida.

Download the Spot Species Account (PDF 935 KB)

To view this PDF file, you will need Adobe Reader.
To download Adobe Reader, visit http://get.adobe.com/reader/




FWC Facts:
Florida's American shad are the smallest on the East Coast of the United States. In Florida, shad average 2 to 3 pounds; the state record is 5.19 pounds.

Learn More at AskFWC