Re: NANFA-- fish ID needed

Christopher Scharpf (
Wed, 07 Feb 2001 23:02:03 -0400

I concur with my esteemed colleagues that the fish is a hogsucker. The location
of the anal fin alone shows that it is a sucker and not a minnow.

It was intresting to read on a previous page that the heron caught the fish in a
broken section of ice over shallow water. Hogsuckers like to "bask" in shallow

Chris Scharpf

>Can anyone ID the fish in this picture? Taken in central Indiana. <A
>HREF="">Birds of Madison
>County - Heron & Fish II</A>

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