Wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri)

(Cuvier, 1832); SCOMBRIDAE FAMILY; also called oahu fish, Pacific kingfish
Worldwide in tropical and warm temperate seas. Pelagic and seasonally migratory, it tends to be a loner or travel in small groups of 2 to 6 fish. There are indications of seasonal concentrations off the Pacific coasts of Panama, Costa Rica and Baja California in the summer, off Grand Cayman (Atlantic) in the winter and spring, and off the western Bahamas and Bermuda in the spring and fall.
The upper jaw is movable and the teeth are large, strong and laterally compressed. The well defined lateral line dips noticeably n... Read More

 
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
25.85 kg (57 lb 0 oz)
Gulf of Papagayo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
13-Jun-1995

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