Alligator Gar Fishing
Alligator Gar Fishing Article
Alligator Gar Fish Species Information
|Scientific Fish Name:||Atractosteus spatula|
|Other Fish Species Names:||Gator Gar|
|Regions Fished:||Alligator gar are found in the southeastern United States: Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Arkansas, Missouri, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, and in Paris, Illinois in the Twin Lakes area|
Unlike other Gars, the mature Alligator Gar possesses a dual row of large teeth in the upper jaw. These remarkably Alligator-like teeth, along with its snout, give it its name.