||Inshore: Canada to Mexico.
Chesapeake Bay: In tributaries with salinity less than 18 ppt.
||Snout and mouth very broad, chin barbels white to dusky, pectoral spines stout and
strongly serrated, tail deeply forked; blue to gray to greenish gray.
||Can exceed 25 years; average is 14 years.
||Insects, arthropods, fish.
||Late spring when water temperatures reach 24 degrees Celsius.
||Demersal adhesive, deposited in large gelatinous masses.