Fish plates: Series 100

Lingcod 113

Lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) is native to the North American west coast from Shumagin Islands in the Gulf of Alaska to Baja California,Mexico. It has been observed up to a size of 152 cm (60 in) and a weight of 59 kg (130 lbs). It is spotted in various shades of grey. The lingcod is a popular eating fish, and is thus prized by anglers.