Hump Headed Maori Wrasse

Hump Headed Maori Wrasse

Another for the gallery.

crasny1's picture

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Fantastic fish

Tue, 2010-11-02 10:06

Where did you get it. And hope its back in the drink.

I dont know why they are totally protected in WA waters, and if someone knows can they enlighten me.

Never caught one (YET) but I have heard that they taste bloody nice, but a forbidden species in WA.



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DazSamFishing's picture

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Maldives - released.

Tue, 2010-11-02 19:03

Maldives - released.

Freo_Boi's picture

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Date Joined: 23/02/10

Awesome fish!!

Tue, 2010-11-02 21:50

With those lips and the face paint, I know how they got their name. It almost loOks like its saying 'Aye Bro'..

WesternPacific's picture

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Date Joined: 02/11/10

Nice fish! Those guys are

Tue, 2010-11-02 22:06

Nice fish! Those guys are protected by law here in Palau due to overfishing.

TWITCHEMUP's picture

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Date Joined: 12/05/10

Nice Fish..

Tue, 2010-11-02 22:30

Nice fish Daz, wish the local wrasse population grew like