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Fallfish Details
Name: Fallfish
Water Type: freshwater
Latin Name: Semotilus corporalis
Common Names: Fallfish, Chub, Eastern Chub, Corporal
Ideal Water Temp:
World Record: 20"; 4 lbs
Description: Fallfish are the largest members of the Minnow family native to the Northeast. Fallfish reach size typically between 12 to 18 inches long. They occur abundantly in the St. Lawrence River basin to Virginia, east of the Alleghanies. There prefered habitat is clear, swift streams, rock pools and in clear lakes.

The male fallfish build a mounds of gravel often as large as 3 feet high and six feet wide to protect the eggs. Fallfish taste terrible and are caught and released by anglers.
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Smallest of the Fallfish I caught, this was about 7-8" I think? Shawsheen River, Dale St Conservation Area.

Sorry for lipping with pliers everyone.
Added by kwrogers from the trip entitled Dale St Conservation Area
Avg. Rating: 4
# of Ratings: 3
# of Comments: 7

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Bantam river
Added by jsands

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Never heard of these until today. Caught this guy at Beaver Brook in Dracut.
Added by ba_kinnar
Avg. Rating: 5
# of Ratings: 1
# of Comments: 4

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Added by protacanthopterix
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