Content tagged with "game fish"

American Bullfrog

Image of American Bullfrog
Lithobates catesbeianus (formerly Rana catesbeiana)
The American bullfrog is Missouri’s largest frog. This common species is easy to hear on warm nights when the males call a deep, sonorous “jug-a-rum, jug-a-rum” that can be heard from half a mile away. More

Green Frog

Image of a green frog
Lithobates clamitans (formerly Rana clamitans)
The green frog looks similar to a bullfrog but is smaller and has a ridge of skin along the sides of the back that is not found on bullfrogs. It is a game animal in Missouri. More

Northern Pike

Color illustration of the northern pike, a long, narrow game fish
The northern pike is a Missouri game fish. More

Tiger Muskie

Color illustration of the tiger muskie, a long, narrow game fish
The tiger muskie is a game fish in Missouri. More