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What kind of fish is this?

Asked by peedub (8675 points ) May 12th, 2011

It kind of looks like a walleye or a redfish, but I really can’t tell. Please help.

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Brian1946's avatar

It resembles a golden trout, except that the dorsal fins look somewhat different.


That is definitely a walleye. Scientific name: Stizostedion vitreum. A member of the perch family of fishes.

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I think it is a walleye.

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Adirondackwannabe's avatar

It looks like a walleye but they messed up the mouth when they mounted it.

LoboDelMar15's avatar

Total Walleye!

TulsaOkie1's avatar

Looks like a “Yellow Snapper”. Usually caught in the Baja California waters.

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