Redhorse, silver (Moxostoma anisurum)

(Rafinesque, 1820); CATOSTOMIDAE FAMILY; also called silver mullet, white nose redhorse, white nose mullet, white nose sucker
The silver redhorse while found in the same general areas as the shorthead redhorse, Moxostoma macrolepidotum, is not as wide ranging. It occurs from the Great Lakes northeast to about Quebec, Canada and south to southern Georgia, northern Alabama and Oklahoma. From there it extends to Lake Superior, northwestward to just across the border into Alberta, Canada. In the U.S. it does not extend very far west or east of the Great Lakes, except in Georgia and the Carolinas... Read More


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5.18 kg (11 lb 7 oz)
Plum Creek, Wisconsin, USA

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