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Unknown fish

Observed: 10th March 2012 By: smcallister249
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Description:

Caught in the inland sea in Qatar. A sea which borders Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Caught on squid. A heavy dense fish with an extremely hard boney for end.

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Comments

nightfly's picture

Stephen,Do you mean a large

Stephen,

Do you mean a large freshwater lake or is it saltwater? I think Ive seen a fish like this before on tv but cant be certain its the exact same species, must try to explore possibilities, was it a heavy fish?

What is the name of the sea/lake?

Cathal.

wislonhk's picture

Unknown Qatar catfish

Probably Roundsnout sea catfish (Arius bilineatus)

gramandy's picture

Milkfish?

just a google image of milkfish will tell you it's not this :)