What it looks like

  • large black spots on back and tail fin, but not on dorsal fin
  • forked tail
  • leading ray on anal fin extends ⅓ - ½ the length of the fin
  • narrow caudal peduncle

Size

Length: to 46 cm (18 in)

Similar fish

Where it is found

Range

Found in all Great Lakes.

Updated: May 19, 2021
Published: July 18, 2014