Seabass, Japanese (Suzuki) (Lateolabrax japonicus)

(Cuvier, 1828); LATEOLABRACIDAE FAMILY
Endemic to the northeastern Pacific from Japan south to Taiwan and the East and South China seas. It is known to frequent river mouths and shallow inshore bays, surf, and rocky reef areas as well as deeper waters. The young occasionally ascend rivers in summer. It is more wide ranging than its very close “cousin” the blackfin seabass, Lateolabrax latus.
It is elongate and compressed. Its body is less deep and stocky than is that of the blackfin seabass. The tail is slightly forked and the mouth is large with the lower jaw projecting beyond the upper. Yo... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
97.0 cm
Shinjiko, Japan
03-Jun-2017
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
63.0 cm
Tokyo Bay, Tokyo, Japan
17-Oct-2021

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