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Banded Rudderfish

AKA: Slender Amberjack Family: Jack

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Banded Rudderfish

Banded Rudderfish Specifications

Water: Salt/Coastal Waters Where: Surf / Inshore
Size: Most common at a pound to 3 pounds and about a foot to two feet in length with the ability to weigh as much as 5 pounds.
Fight: For his size an exellent fighter. Like the rest of his family an agressive and fiesty fighter with showy runs and acrobatics.
Deliciousness: Excellent
Range: Both Coasts Technique: Drifting / Still Fishing
Baits: Shrimp / Baitfish / Crab / Squid / Lures / Flies Tackle: Spinning / Baitcasting / Fly Fishing

The Banded Rudderfish is characterized by a football shaped body that is silvery blue on top fading to silver along its underside, like others in this family a horizintal line begins at the mouth, goes thru the eye, and continues down its flanks. There are vertical stripes extending down the side and continuing up thru its fins.

These fish are found in coastal waters, mostly congregasting around markers and weed lines.

Live baitfish and shrimp, or cut squid or baitfish make for the best natural bait, while small jigs and spoons are the best artificial bait.

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