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Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse #13765735 11/11/20 05:11 AM
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Texas Parks and Wildlife has resumed their processing of record applications and I received one of my state record certificates from January. This is the new unrestricted state record gray redhorse I caught while Plnor fishing without a reel. Hopefully, for those of you that have submitted records, your certificates will be coming soon.

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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766154 11/11/20 03:41 PM
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I'm 68 , been fishing all my life,
I never knew that fish existed.


cool catch , what part of the state ?

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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766164 11/11/20 03:47 PM
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Giant sucker fish!

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Mo] #13766419 11/11/20 06:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Mo
I'm 68 , been fishing all my life,
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cool catch , what part of the state ?

Mo


Mo, don’t feel bad about not knowing about this fish. I spent over an hour keying it out to species, then sent a picture to the biodiversity center in Austin, just to make sure I was correct. roflmao

I caught the fish in the Guadalupe river. There are several species of redhorse found in rivers in the north central states.

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766551 11/11/20 08:21 PM
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Mighty fine fish Barry and congratulations on yet another of MANY of State Records. bow_down


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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766722 11/11/20 10:22 PM
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Man, that is a big Redhorse. I did not know that they got that big. Well done.

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766914 11/12/20 01:14 AM
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So is that what we call red horse minnows we have in our tanks and creeks?

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13766944 11/12/20 01:37 AM
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Thats awesome and congrats on new record! cheer

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Originally Posted by 9094
So is that what we call red horse minnows we have in our tanks and creeks?


Red horse minnows or shiners are different species.

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13775497 11/18/20 04:10 PM
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What a beauty! Congrats on the record Barry! cheers


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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13775973 11/18/20 10:53 PM
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Grey Redhorse. Never heard of one until now.

Congrats on the record!


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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13781088 11/22/20 08:14 PM
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Great catch! Learn something everyday


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Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13782308 11/23/20 07:52 PM
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There were redhorse in the creeks and rivers outside Hot Springs where I grew up. In the spring there would be a run and folks would snag them.

Re: Unrestricted State Record Gray Redhorse [Re: Osbornfishing] #13782524 11/23/20 11:06 PM
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awesomeness right there


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We used to seine up red horse minnows at the river crossings outside Ballinger when it was running good. Killer trot line and jug line bait since they were so tough. Didn’t know they got that big, probably would’ve just thought it was a skinny carp anyway...


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