Specimen weight: 2.268 kg (5 lbs)
Record: 12 lbs 3.5 oz, Bullsmouth, Achill, 1973
Lateral line a raised seam, not prickly or crossed by plates. Reddishbrown; pectorals very large, their inner sides with a vivid blue border at the tip (young may have a blue patch, with pale 11 polka dots,” on the inner aspect of the pectorals). Grows to over 10 lb. Common.
|Note: ★ ★ Very good time to fish Gurnard - Tub|
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