Lifer hunting in Oakville

August 4, 2012

I had some fun catching new species in a creek about an hour away from where I live.

River chub:

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Spotfin shiner:

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Another spotfin shiner:

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The other fish are either rosyface or silver shiners.  My pictures aren’t sufficient to differentiate the two and a future trip in the spring may be necessary to sort out the rosyface shiners based on the spawning colouration.

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Another:

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