Fishing for Ladyfish

Elops saurus
10K logged catches • 87K followers

The poor mans tarpon. Don't be fooled by the name, this inshore fish can drag like a bonefish and will put you through a fight. They often form large schools in bays and estuaries, occasionally enter freshwater.

Detailed Information

Fishing forecast


Water type

Saltwater / Mixed

Common depth

? - 164 ft

Common length

24 in

IUCN Status

Least concern

Source: Fishbase

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