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Golden Shiner

Genus/Species: Notemigonus cyrsoleucas

Sources: Most are farm raised in Louisianna and Arkansas. Some are still wild harvested in the Great Lakes region.


  • All Year

Hardiness (5 is best):

3.5  All year.

Golden Shiner Knowledge

  • Used all year, but most popular during the winter months for ice fishing.

Size and Grading

SizeLengthGrader SizeCount Per Gallon
Small1 to 2"below 21500+
Medium2 to 2.5"21 to 27360
Large3 to 4.5"27 to 31200
X-Large4.5 to 6.5"above 31100

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