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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Gar Lepisosteus oculatus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 5, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Trapped in the last remnants of Lemmon Lake before it dried completely in the summer of 2012.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Florida Gar Lepisosteus platyrhincus

Observer

cryptocoryne

Date

August 20, 2014 01:58 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Gar Lepisosteus oculatus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

June 14, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Gar Lepisosteus oculatus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

May 25, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Longnose Gar Lepisosteus osseus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

February 2, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Alligator Gar Atractosteus spatula

Observer

dfwuw

Date

May 20, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Long-nosed Gar Lepisosteus osseus

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mjcasarez

Date

July 18, 2014 01:04 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mjcasarez

Date

July 18, 2014 11:37 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spotted gar Lepisosteus oculatus

Observer

benlabay

Date

July 17, 2014 10:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

florida gar Lepisosteus platyrhincus

Observer

corychia

Date

December 20, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Gar Lepisosteus platyrhincus

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

June 21, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

In American English, the name gar (or garpike) is strictly applied to members of the Lepisosteidae, a family including seven living species of fish in two genera that inhabit fresh, brackish, and occasionally marine, waters of eastern North America, Central America, and the Caribbean islands.

No range data available.