splake


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splake

 (splāk)
n.
A hybrid fish that is a cross between a male brook trout and a female lake trout.

splake

(spleɪk)
n
(Animals) a type of hybrid trout bred by Canadian zoologists
[from sp(eckled) + lake (trout)]
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We catch incidental browns, steelhead, and splake, too, so the hooks must be strong.
Species stocked include Atlantic salmon, aurora trout, brook trout, brown trout, splake, lake trout, lake whitefish, rainbow trout, walleye, muskellunge and Chinook salmon.
As a DEC regional biologist who specializes in brook trout management, I needed to confirm that the fish was indeed a brookie and not a splake (a cross between a brook trout and lake trout).
Of course, humans are also responsible for the splake in our old Muskoka lake.
Kilgore Splake continues to provoke an unusual and thought provoking brand of poetry.
Williams has no doubt that hybrids like tiger trout, splake, wipers, saugey and tiger muskies grow bigger and faster in certain waters, and that triploid salmonids grow bigger and faster, too.