Alligator, Longnose, Shortnose, Spotted


Longnose gar side view

Reports and Prospects for Gar

Distinct long and narrow snout. The width of the snout at the nostrils is less than the diameter of the eye. Large teeth on the upper jaw in single rows on each side

Brown or dark olive on upper parts, grading to white on the belly. Numerous rounded black spots on the body. Young fish have a distinct midbody stripe.

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