Threadfin, king (Polydactylus macrochir)

(Macleay); POLYNEMIDAE FAMILY; also known as threadfin salmon, Burnett salmon, Cooktown salmon, tassel fish, putty nose
It is found from the Queensland coast of Australia to the Gulf of Papua. Most abundant in the Northern Territory and northern part of Western Australia, it is a species of shallow coastal waters, occurring over muddy bottoms and in rivers, bays, and estuaries.
Its most obvious feature is the long, trailing filaments that extend from the pectoral area (around the throat), and which serve as feelers in the murky, discolored waters with which threadfins typically are associate... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
105.0 cm
Cairns, Australia
20-Feb-2020
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
cm
Vacant,
 
Vacant

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