Northern Redbelly Dace

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Lifelike Species No:  #1003

+ Sinking - Swimming - Diving

+ Underwater Minnow

+ Highly detailed Minnow colour

+ Size 4.5 inches long

+ Weight 1 oz

+ Life-like details (minnow body shape, fish scales and 3D eyes/soft fins)

+ Species name on fish head

+ Rattle inside body

+ MNLC & Minnow markings on belly

+ Minnow comes in waterproof collectors box

+ 2 sharp treble hooks with split rings and hook protectors

+ 3 segmented jointed minnow body

  • Mimics the natural behavior of a northern redbelly dace swimming in the water

  • Perfect for enticing fish in clear water conditions

  • Ideal for casting and trolling

  • Great for both freshwater and saltwater fishing

  • Durable construction for long-lasting use

  • Made with high-quality materials for a realistic appearance

  • Suitable for anglers of all skill levels

  • Can be used in a variety of fishing techniques, such as walk the dog jerk bait, fast crank bait, and slow trolling

  • Provides a realistic presentation that attracts predatory game fish

  • Enhances your fishing experience by increasing your chances of catching fish

  • A versatile and reliable lure that will help you land the big one!

SKU: NRD1003

The Northern Redbelly Dace (Chrosomus eos) is a small species of fish that is native to North America. Here are some key facts about this species:

* Habitat: As you mentioned, the Northern Redbelly Dace inhabits ponds, boggy streams, and small lakes with a bottom of vegetation or organic muck. They prefer areas with slow to moderate currents and water temperatures between 15°C and 25°C (59°F to 77°F).
* Appearance: The Northern Redbelly Dace has a distinctive red belly and a slender, elongated body that is typically 5-7 cm (2-3 inches) in length. They have a silver-gray back with a white belly and a series of dark vertical stripes running along their sides.
* Diet: The Northern Redbelly Dace is an omnivore that feeds on small insects, crustaceans, and aquatic plants.
* Conservation status: The Northern Redbelly Dace is listed as a species of special concern by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). Their populations are declining due to habitat degradation, invasive species, and climate change.
* Distribution: The Northern Redbelly Dace is found in the northern parts of North America, including Canada and the northern United States. They are most commonly found in the provinces of Ontario, Quebec, and Manitoba.

Overall, the Northern Redbelly Dace is a fascinating and unique species that requires specialized habitats to thrive.