anyone ID this

caught metro 50ish m

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Gold spotted sweetlips

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:11

Gold spotted sweetlips

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ahha so it is cheers :)

Thu, 2015-07-23 13:21

ahha

so it is

cheers :)

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Good on ya carnarvonite

Thu, 2015-07-23 15:07

I caught one of those off Jurien a few months ago and didnt know what it was either 

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Common fish

Thu, 2015-07-23 17:02

They are pretty common and probably the one that gets asked to be identified on here the most.
Very ordinary eating, but then if you haven't tried good fish then they might taste ok

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 I think they are also called

Fri, 2015-07-24 08:18

 I think they are also called mother-in-law fish ?? Can someone correct me ?

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 Yep! Flesh like a lamb chop.

Fri, 2015-07-24 08:42

 Yep! Flesh like a lamb chop.

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lamb is one thing.....mutton

Fri, 2015-07-24 09:18

lamb is one thing.....mutton is just that bit different !

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 Ha ha call it mutton then.

Fri, 2015-07-24 09:31

 Ha ha call it mutton then.

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