Trout, brook (Salvelinus fontinalis)

(Mitchill, 1814); SALMONIDAE FAMILY; also called eastern brook trout, speckled or spotted trout, aurora trout, mountain trout, speckled char, brook char, salter, sea trout, square tailed trout, square tail, mud trout, brookie, breac, coaster, native trout
It is native to northeastern North America, primarily from the Great Lakes north to the Hudson Bay and east to the Atlantic and Arctic coasts. It occurs in the Appalachians southeast of the Great Lakes to the northeastern corner of Georgia. It inhabits clear, cold mountain streams and lakes, prefering water temperatures of approximately 57?... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
43.0 cm
Yellow Creek, Pennsylvania, USA
09-Sep-2021
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
58.0 cm
Ann Marie Lake, Minipi River, Labrador, Canada
30-Aug-2013
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
59.0 cm
Little Minipi River, Newfoundland Labrador, Canada
08-Aug-2017

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