Genus Esox


Grass - Both subspecies are native to North America.

Allegheny River pike - Muskellunge are known by a wide variety of trivial names including Ohio muskellunge, Great Lakes muskellunge, barred muskellunge, Ohio River pike, Allegheny River pike, jack pike, unspotted muskellunge and the Wisconsin muskellunge.

Pickerel - The chain pickerel has a distinctive dark chain-like pattern on its greenish sides.


Amur pike - Like other pike, this species is prized for sport fishing, but is not generally found outside its native range.

Order : Esociformes
Family : Esocidae
Genus : Esox