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Shovelnose Sturgeon
Species Facts

Science Name: Scaphirhynchus platorynchus
Other Names: Hackleback, switchtail, sand sturgeon, flathead sturgeon
Ideal Temp: 70 to 75 F

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Christian Walsh | Posted: January 9, 2013

Can you tell me types of good baits to use?

Jo | Posted: May 11, 2005

To catch this fish you will need good bait and a steady hand.