Five Perch each cut into three pieces.
Garfish of four varieties are common in Texas waters, but not all waters produce every kind of gar. Gars are easily distinguished from other freshwater species by their long, slender, cylindrical bodies, long snouts, and diamond-shaped interlocking (ganoid) scales. Alligator garfish are protected with a daily bag limit of one fish. The following notes are from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department’s garfish profiles.