Fish ID please

 Any ideas ? Caught in 200m. Looks like a Gurnard of some description. Clean white flesh

 

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treefrog's picture

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looks like a small golden tile

Mon, 2015-09-21 09:32

we have a variant of the US deep droppers favourite "golden tiles" here in WA

store.igfa.org/40-Golden-Tilefish-p/tilefishgolden40.htm

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Australian tilefish

Mon, 2015-09-21 12:33

 It is an Australian Tilefish.  Link to another thread below.  They are great eating.

http://fishwrecked.com/forum/fish-id-41

 

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Cool, thanks for that. I'll

Mon, 2015-09-21 12:38

Cool, thanks for that. I'll tell my mate he's just cut up one of the rarest fish in WA, that should make his day !