lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush)
THE LAKE TROUT
Title: American game fishes; their habits, habitat and peculiarities;
Identifier: americangamefish01shie (find matches)
Year: 1892 (1890s)
Authors: (Shields, George O. ), 1846- (from old catalog) ed; Clarke, Samuel C; Creighton, J. G. Aylwin; Endicott, Francis; Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896; Haldeman, Walter Newman, 1821-1902; Hallock, Charles, 1834-1917; Harris, William C. (William Charles), 1830-1905; Henshall, James Alexander, 1836- (from old catalog); Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931; Keene, John Harrington; Mather, Fred; Milam, B. C; Mosher, A. A; Murray, W. H. H. (William Henry Harrison), 1840-1904; Pardee, Luther; Perry, W. A; Thurston, F. H; Tomlin, W. David
Subjects: Fishes; Fishing
Lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) is a freshwater char living mainly in lakes in northern North America. Other names for it include mackinaw, lake char (or charr), touladi, togue, and grey trout. In Lake Superior, it can also be variously known as siscowet, paperbelly and lean. The lake trout is prized both as a game fish and as a food fish.