muskellunge

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muskellunge:

see pikepike,
common name for the family Esocidae, freshwater game and food fishes of Europe, Asia, and North America. The pike, the muskellunge, and the pickerel form a small but well-known group of long, thin fishes with spineless dorsal fins, large anal fins, and long, narrow jaws
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In Wisconsin's northwoods, home to a four-story fiberglass muskellunge and the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, trophy fish are prized.
The total allowable catch amounted to 35 percent of the estimated walleye population in a given lake and 27 percent of the muskellunge.
As a result, popular fish species, such as walleye and muskellunge, are subjected to considerable stresses.