Shark ID

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Shark ID

#1 Post by GaryD123 » Sun Mar 30, 2014 3:38 pm

I caught my first little shark at Scarborough on Saturday. Can anyone tell me what he is?
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Re: Shark ID

#2 Post by Gareth6210 » Sun Mar 30, 2014 5:43 pm

Looks like a juvenile bronze whaler to me mate. I bet he gave ya a go :grin:
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Bream:36cm Mangrove Jack:60cm Murray Cod:52cm
Flathead:67cm Snapper:73cm Mulloway:60cm
Est Cod:58cm Mullet:65cm
Tilapia:40cm Grunter:68cm

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Re: Shark ID

#3 Post by GaryD123 » Sun Mar 30, 2014 8:10 pm

Awesome thanks. Yeah he gave me a bit of stick and managed to wrap himself all around my second line.

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Re: Shark ID

#4 Post by Jamie D » Sun Mar 30, 2014 9:02 pm

Gareth6210 wrote:Looks like a juvenile bronze whaler to me mate. I bet he gave ya a go :grin:
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Re: Shark ID

#5 Post by worksux » Sun Mar 30, 2014 9:22 pm

They are so cute and cuddly at that size. :grin:
Give a man a fish and he has food for a day.
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Re: Shark ID

#6 Post by Gareth6210 » Sun Mar 30, 2014 10:03 pm

GaryD123 wrote:Awesome thanks. Yeah he gave me a bit of stick and managed to wrap himself all around my second line.
No worries mate, quite a mess hes got himself into there I see haha
Tight lines,
Gareth.
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PB's!!
Bass:45cm (wild) Bull Shark:1.34m Whiting:36cm
Bream:36cm Mangrove Jack:60cm Murray Cod:52cm
Flathead:67cm Snapper:73cm Mulloway:60cm
Est Cod:58cm Mullet:65cm
Tilapia:40cm Grunter:68cm

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