Tropical fish ID help

Discussion in 'Saltwater' started by MattCarlson1, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. MattCarlson1

    MattCarlson1 New Member

    Can anyone help me identify these fish? My snapper and grouper IDs are not so good. Also any recomendations for a ID reference tool? The first two fish are from the Pacific side in Costa Rica. The third was caught in the Yucatan. Grouper.JPG Lane Snapper.JPG Rainbow Perch2.JPG
     
  2. Scott Salzer

    Scott Salzer previously micro brew

    Sounds like a job for Mr. "O" - Mingo
     
  3. Rob Ast

    Rob Ast Active Member

    Atlantic salmon
     
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  4. ak_powder_monkey

    ak_powder_monkey Proud to Be Alaskan

    all I know is that first one looks freaking badass
     
  5. sweetlou

    sweetlou Member

    Second one looks like somekind of a spotted croaker
     
  6. Pez Gallo

    Pez Gallo On the hunt for grandes

    The second fish is a spotted rose snapper ( Lutjanus guttatus ) .
     
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  7. MattCarlson1

    MattCarlson1 New Member

    Spotted rose snapper. Awsome. Thanks.
     
  8. mbowers

    mbowers Active Member