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Old 09-17-2012, 22:55   #19
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Originally Posted by Peter_72 View Post
I don't know what type of fish that is but I don't think it's a sturgeon, every sturgeon I have seen has spines looking sides.
I have never seen a sturgeon with spines on its sides. Every one I have ever caugtht has the bumps on its back, like a spine, and the dorsal fin far down on its back towards its tail. Usually the side fins (pectoral?) are shaped different, with the mouth on the bottom. The picture just isnt clear. I couldnt tell if there was bumps on the back or not, but the spotty look I have seen on them and the dorsal fin far down the back fits too.
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