The food habits of any animal have a distinct bearing upon its life and so it is with the Gar-pike. In order to ascertain the kind and amount of food taken by this fish, many collections were made, stomachs dissected, the contents carefully examined and preserved.
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Potter, George E.
"Food of the Short-Nosed Gar-Pike (Lepidosteus platystomus) in Lake Okoboji, Iowa,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 30(1), 167-170.
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