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1 oz. Pure Platinum Coin - North American Sportfish: Rainbow Trout - Mintage: 200 (2015)
Known for its penchant to leap and fight on the line, the rainbow trout is one of Canada's most popular fish species among anglers. A native of the Pacific Basin, including parts of Asia and North America from Alaska to northern Mexico, Oncorhynchus mykiss is a popular game fish that has been introduced in many non-native locales across Canada and around the world. This beautiful species, though quite diverse in appearance depending on its habitat and diet, is normally green in colour with a spotted back and bright pink streak on its side.