Do you what type of fish this is?

Hey i caught this fish ages ago in  denmark western australia and never really knew  what it was i thought maybe a type of snapper because of its head what do you guys reckon.

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my first thought is a very

Mon, 2008-05-12 17:27

my first thought is a very BIG black bream close to 2kg i would guess


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i reckon its a tarwhine, but

Mon, 2008-05-12 17:55

i reckon its a tarwhine, but i do stand corrected if i'm wrong.

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yeh tarwine

Mon, 2008-05-12 18:17

i agree with deefa. it has the horizontal yellow lines of a tarwine

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Yep, a hooter of a

Mon, 2008-05-12 20:11

Yep, a hooter of a tarwhine...

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Mon, 2008-05-12 21:11

i'd say a healthy lookin black bream....tarwhine are more silvery........shitloads of em in nsw......1.8-2 kg fish there!!!

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Definately Tarwhine (Silver

Mon, 2008-05-12 21:35

Definately Tarwhine (Silver bream)


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yep i agree... fricken BIG

Tue, 2008-05-13 10:20

yep i agree...

fricken BIG OLD tarwhine..

i think its shades have darkened due to age and environment.