Grayling Thymallus thymallus Length 30-50cm <br />
An attractive and distinctive fish found in unpolluted flowing water. Adult has a streamlined outline and silvery scales with a large and diagnostic dorsal fin; it also has a small adipose fin, a character shared by Salmon and trout. The Grayling is widespread and locally common in England and Wales (and introduced elsewhere), favouring fast-flowing streams and shallow rivers.
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Grayling Thymallus thymallus Length 30-50cm
An attractive and distinctive fish found in unpolluted flowing water. Adult has a streamlined outline and silvery scales with a large and diagnostic dorsal fin; it also has a small adipose fin, a character shared by Salmon and trout. The Grayling is widespread and locally common in England and Wales (and introduced elsewhere), favouring fast-flowing streams and shallow rivers.

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Date: 15 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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