Tiger Muskie Information

GENERAL INFORMATION

Common Name:

Tiger Muskie

Scientific Name:

Esox lucius X Esox masquinongy

Diet:

Perch and Sunfish

Habitat:

Lakes and reservoirs with good cover where they lie and wait for prey

Spawn:

Do not spawn

Distribution:

Pineview Reservoir, Newton Reservoir, and Johnson Reservoir

Origin:

Hatchery produced hybrid

Characteristics:

A Muskellunge and Northern Pike hybrid. The elongated torpedo body and gray-green vertical bars along its sides are the most distinguishing features.

UTAH RECORD CATCH & RELEASE

Date:

November 28, 1998

Length:

53 1/4 Inches

Fisherman:

Ray Johnson

Location:

Pineview Reservoir

UTAH RECORD CATCH

Year:

2001

Weight:

31 pounds 4 ounces

Length:

48 3/8 Inches

Girth:

24 3/4 Inches

Fisherman:

Roger S. Klug

Location:

Pineview Reservoir



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