About Spotted Gar

Has torpedo-shaped body with the dorsal and anal fins located far back towards the tail. It has a single row of teeth in each jaw. They are covered by thick ganoid scales that create a very hard covering. The snout is similar to that of a shortnose gar, but will have irregular blotches on the top and sides. It will also have spots on top of the head as well as over the entire body and on the fins.

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