Sockeye Salmon (Red, Blueback)


Oncorhynchus Nerka

Marine Phase

  • Mouth is white with a white gum line
  • Almost toothless
  • No spots on tail or back
  • Large, bright gold, glassy eyes

Tail: There are no spots on the tail.

Jaw: The mouth is white and the gum line is white.
The lips are fleshy. The teeth are small and well developed
in both jaws. There are no teeth on the base of the tongue.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 April 2011 04:59

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