I know the rules say the pic has to include distinguishing features, well thats the gallon of water in the yellow bucket to hold the net down while I tried to photograph it. In that time it managed to bite through the line and spit the hook out. Was glad to drop it back over the side!
I have no idea why the floating log thumbnail appears on this. I posted it in error and deleted it but now in edit mode you cannot see it. Anyway I'm not claiming it as a species because its from freshwater probably