The burbot (Lota lota) or bubbot is the only gadiform (cod-like) freshwater fish.
Also known as mariah, freshwater ling, the lawyer, coney-fish, lingcod, freshwater
General information about Burbot in Alaska such as description, life history,
range, habitat and more.
Burbot resembles an eel more than other freshwater fish. Its scales are small, the
skin has a slimy feel and this bottom hugger has large chin barbel with tubular ...
Dec 13, 2013 ... Hailed as "poor man's lobster," burbot is a prized food fish. This is a kind of
freshwater cod found in Interior Alaska. See the accompanied video ...
Divers in Lake Michigan often find adult burbot resting in rocky crevices during
the daytime. Large adults are common catches while ice fishing in some lakes.
Feb 29, 2012 ... The cod is the most important food fish that has ever existed on earth. Like the
saltwater cod it descended from, the burbot is a northern fish - a ...
Information about and images of the burbot fish. ... It belongs to the Gadidae
family withcodfishes, and is also referred to as: freshwater cod, lawyer fish, and ...
Jul 7, 2015 ... The burbot is a "flabby and sour-faced" fish which was a delicacy of 19th Century
dinner tables - but it has disappeared from British waters.
Apr 13, 2010 ... This is Sean's third all-tackle world-record fish from Diefenbaker. He also caught
the old IGFA world-record burbot (his latest catch broke his ...
How to identify a Burbot. This is an unusually distinctive fish with its long, almost
eel-like body; single, slender, and cod-like barbel under the chin; rounded ...