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    Default What kind of fish is this?

    What species is this? Wife caught it fishing for pinks off Allison last week.

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    Looks like a Sculpin to me. Any other pics?

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    Only other pic

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    Sculpin and a very dedicated fisherwoman carrying that baby around.

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    Yeah she is motivated, and now loves fishing even more. Thanks for the help.

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    The little one is a Staghorn Sculpin.

    The big one might be too. Pic is not good enuff.

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    the fish are small irish lords which are a species of greenling

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    Quote Originally Posted by EMMETT View Post
    the fish are small irish lords which are a species of greenling
    No, Irish Lords are in the Cottidae family (sculpins), greenlings are in the Hexagrammidae family. They are in completely different families.
    The two pics are Pacific staghorn sculpins.imagesCA1JDH0B.jpgimagesCAALKTKX.jpg
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    Quote Originally Posted by L. G. View Post
    The little one is a Staghorn Sculpin.

    The big one might be too. Pic is not good enuff.
    Its the same fish, sorry about the pic, dang waterproof cameras

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    double ugly
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