Tupong?

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Tupong?

Post by Cornacarpio » Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:24 pm

I was fishing the 'nong today and suspect this may be a Tupong. Can anyone confirm?

I thought it was a flathead gudgeon at first...
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Re: Tupong?

Post by 4liters » Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:30 pm

nah, probably a flathead gudgeon or something

this is a tupong
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Re: Tupong?

Post by Fish-cador » Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:37 pm

Asics?

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Re: Tupong?

Post by Cornacarpio » Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:51 pm

Yes...but can you guess what was on my left foot?

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Re: Tupong?

Post by davek » Mon Mar 06, 2017 4:11 am

Cornacarpio wrote:Yes...but can you guess what was on my left foot?
6 toes, :) cheers davo
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Re: Tupong?

Post by cobby » Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:19 am

Just a regular bait stealing gudgeon. Tupong look like this (excuse the **** picture)

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Re: Tupong?

Post by Fish-cador » Mon Mar 06, 2017 8:23 am

Cornacarpio wrote:Yes...but can you guess what was on my left foot?
athlete's foot?

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Re: Tupong?

Post by Broomstick » Mon Mar 06, 2017 8:41 am

Hey mate, it's a bridled goby (Arenigobius bifrenatus)

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