Flathead ID

 Pulled this bloke from 200m, Im thinking a tiger flatty but long way from 100%

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 Tiger Flathead is the

Sat, 2012-07-21 22:40

 Tiger Flathead is the closest I can identify... who knew it was so hard to find pictures of different species of flathead! 
Bring in the professionals!


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We got one off Perth awhile

Sun, 2012-07-22 07:58

We got one off Perth awhile back - it was correctly identified as tasty and released into the esky ;)


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kind of looks like a flathead

Sun, 2012-07-22 08:04

kind of looks like a flathead crossed with a whiting!

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That would make it a

Sun, 2012-07-22 08:13

That would make it a whitehead Bruce :)

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Marbled flathead

Sun, 2012-07-22 10:25

IMO its a marbled flathead

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Tiger flathead marbled

Sun, 2012-07-22 11:23

Tiger flathead


marbled flathead


Tiger flatty gets my vote

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Flathead ID

Sun, 2021-02-07 23:04

Hey Milsey - do you rememeber if you caught this flathead off the metro area?

Also - don't suppose you have any more pics? There's a new species of flathead that's been described in WA (Western Australian Flathead) and we're keen to locate some more pics