The fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas), is a species of temperate
freshwater fish belonging to the Pimephales genus of the cyprinid family. The
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 ...
The fathead minnow is the most common species of minnow sold as bait. Also, a
color form of fathead minnows that lack body pigments, which makes them ...
Fathead minnows are native to the Nearctic region. The northern limits of their
geographic ranges extends from Quebec to Alberta and Northwest Territories, ...
Information about the Fathead Minnow (Pimephales promelas), a species found
in the State of Texas.
Aquaguide—Fathead Minnows in New Ponds and Lakes 1. Fathead minnows
are often stocked in new ponds and lakes as a forage fish. If this is done before.
Fathead minnows are typically stocked into new ponds at the same time as
bluegill and shellcracker. In a newly-stocked pond, they provide abundant 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
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,
Descriptions and articles about the Fathead Minnow, scientifically known as
Pimephales promelas in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview ...