What it looks like

  • snout overhangs mouth
  • body is round in cross-section

Size

  • length: 20-40 centimetres (8-16 inches)

Similar fish

Where it’s found

Range

  • Great Lakes
  • deep inland lakes throughout Ontario

Habitat

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Photos/images

Species illustration (Illustration Credit: www.colby.edu)

Updated: May 14, 2021
Published: July 18, 2014