Shortnose Gar

Shortnose Gar
Lepisosteus platostomus
Lepisostidae
Shortnose Gar
Shortnose Gar
Shortnose Gar
Shortnose Gar
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State Shortnose Gar Records:

  • Illinois State Record:
    5 lbs 1 ozs caught by William Meyer caught on Vermilion River on July 20, 1999.
  • Iowa State Record:
    4 lbs 7 ozs caught by Mark Lindeman caught on Des Moines River on February 1, 1996.
  • Minnesota State Record:
    4 lbs 10 ozs caught on Mississippi River on July 22, 1984.