Fish ID please.

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Fish ID please.

Postby skronkman » Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:40 pm

Caught just now in 5m off sorrento, smashed a large soft plastic and is ugly as sin!
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Re: Fish ID please.

Postby one2three » Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:51 pm

Can't help with the name but it sure is ugly.

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Re: Fish ID please.

Postby drew 2 » Thu Jan 12, 2017 3:00 pm

Stargazer.

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Postby Brett » Thu Jan 12, 2017 3:02 pm

As above

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Postby one2three » Thu Jan 12, 2017 3:12 pm

skronkman wrote:Caught just now in 5m off sorrento, smashed a large soft plastic and is ugly as sin!


Star gazer eats fish alive :o_0:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DqglF2ACQ0

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Postby rb85 » Thu Jan 12, 2017 3:59 pm

We caught one of these when I was a kid. Emailed FishNet turned out to be a stargazer apparently they are normally in deep offshore.



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Re: Fish ID please.

Postby Kadmium » Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:12 pm

That is one hideous nope. Wouldn't even want to touch it. Jeezus.
Soecies Comp 16/17

Salt: KGW 36cm - Squid 35cm - Salmon 22cm - Flathead 34cm - Total 127cm

Fresh: T.B.F (To Be Found) total 0cm

TOTAL : 127cm

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Re: Fish ID please.

Postby davek » Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:18 pm

I don't know what it is but it could be a mother in law fish ;-) cheers davo
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Postby Basti » Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:22 pm

stargazer. supposedly taste ok
FISH1617:566cm
S(349cm): mullet 30cm|Squid 42cm|Kgw 37cm|salmon 53cm|snapper 45cm|flattie 58cm|Bream 38cm|EP 41cm
F(217cm): Bass 34cm|Brown 47cm|'bow 36cm|Carp 50cm|Redfin 50cm

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Re: Fish ID please.

Postby Kenle » Thu Jan 12, 2017 5:04 pm

Underwater roadkill



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