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anyone ever here of a black gar?

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by ericd, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. just had a buddy text me some pics of a completly black gar. i have never seen one. any information would be appreciated. thanks
     
  2. I think that is called Melanism. Basically the opposite of an Albino. Pretty rare to see one where I'm from.
     

  3. jim tucker

    jim tucker Active Member

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    Years ago there were a ton of them in Dale Hollow but don't know about these days.
     
  4. Clew

    Clew Help a child, Build our future

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    I had a customer call a new NC state record, possible world record black Garr.
    should have it this month to mount
    Lets see if it comes true
    pics to come if it happens

    you know those phone calls
    Carl