Northern Pike Esox lucius Linnaeus, 1758    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Actinopterygii   >   Order Esociformes   >   Family Esocidae   >   Genus Esox   

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Northern Pike is much more range-restricted in Maryland than similar Chain Pickerel. Northern Pike can be found in some large reservoirs like Deep Creek Lake, Youghiogheny Reservoir, and Loch Raven Reservoir.

There are 8 records in the project database.

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Northern Pike in Garrett Co., Maryland (9/13/2020). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

Northern Pike in Montgomery Co., Maryland (11/23/2020). (c) baltimorefishing1, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by baltimorefishing1 via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Pike in Howard Co., Maryland (5/11/2021). (c) Chen Zhi, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Chen Zhi via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Pike in Montgomery Co., Maryland (11/23/2020). (c) baltimorefishing1, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by baltimorefishing1 via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Pike in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/19/2019). (c) Alexa Anders, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Alexa Anders via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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