The fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas), is a species of temperate
freshwater fish belonging to the Pimephales genus of the cyprinid family. The
Fathead Minnows: A Great Food Fish for New Ponds. ... The fathead minnow is a
small, olive-colored baitfish that has been used for a century or more as bait for ...
The fathead minnow is an ideal baitfish species for pond stocking, and due to its
many positive attributes is the most recommended baitfish as a purely forage ...
Fathead minnows are found in every drainage in Minnesota. It is the most
common species of minnow in the state. They live in many kinds of lakes and
Feb 23, 2009 ... These minnows are really going at it, the males name is Ron Jermey. I took 2
minuits of video but it went on for hours. Great endurance for such ...
For any pond or lake manager the Fathead Minnows should be the most
important fish in their management program The Fathead Minnow is a plankton
The fathead minnow is a stubby, heavy-bodied fish, usually olive to gray above
which shades to straw color or white on the belly. However there is a red version,
Fathead minnows are native to the Nearctic region. The northern limits of their
geographic ranges extends from Quebec to Alberta and Northwest Territories, ...
Descriptions and articles about the Fathead Minnow, scientifically known as
Pimephales promelas in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview ...
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