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Dark male steelhead, Niagara River.

Posted on November 27th, 2015

Johnathan Bynkoski sent us this image that a friend of his caught in the Niagara River which to some people may look like a small salmon.

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It’s definitely a male steelhead that has been in the river for a while and has taken on very dark colors. The black around the cheek and jaw could fool some anglers into thinking it might be a salmon, but if you inspected the inside of the mouth you would see it is white and indeed a steelhead!

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