Fish ID??


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 what area. seen similar on

Mon, 2019-04-22 17:46

 what area. seen similar on here before 

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GB?

Mon, 2019-04-22 19:26

looks like one to me but havnt caught many. 

 

edit - prob not a gold band with the blue bits and different scales around the top.

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 Pink or brown hussar.

Mon, 2019-04-22 20:23

 Pink or brown hussar, a long way from home.

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Brown striped snapper

Mon, 2019-04-22 20:51

some places sell them as NW Snapper. Not a patch on Red Throats, Spangos, Blue Line. Etc.

 

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Thanks.

Tue, 2019-04-23 06:09

thanks, I'll look those up.  Caught in Kalbarri. 

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Brown striped snapper

Tue, 2019-04-23 06:21

definatey a brown striped snapper (AKA a brown hussar or brown stripe sea perch)

thanks. He went about 40cm. 

 

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Hussar,

Tue, 2019-04-23 08:15

 not uncommon at Kalbarri.

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 I'd always assumed they were

Tue, 2019-04-23 20:20

 I'd always assumed they were a tropical fish. 

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They are classed as tropical,

Sat, 2019-05-04 20:56

 but we have always had the lesser tropicals here. Stripeys, Hussars,  Moses Perch, as well as the bigger ones like reds and Rankins.