Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
jfur, dburt2, AMG, ntxduffer, OKBlindHogg
108024 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88644
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76394
John175® 67601
JDavis7873® 67390
FattyMcButterpants 60868
Derek 🐝 60292
Tritonman 57993
LoneStarSon® 54406
SkeeterRonnie 53367
facebook
Forum Stats
108024 Members
60 Forums
811389 Topics
10276428 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#10762092 - 04/12/15 04:12 PM worms under the skin
AubreyTexasFish Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/26/14
Posts: 31
Loc: Aubrey, Texas
Caught a Crappie out of Grapevine lake a couple of nights ago and when I cleaned it there was 1 worm under the skin. Very small and rolled in a ball. You could barely tell it was there when cleaning the fish but when I pulled it out it was about 3 inches long. I'm not sure what they are but saw them for the first time in a video on Facebook. Anyone know what these are and more than that know if the whole fish is trash when you find 1 under the skin? The video I watched they were finding 5 or more on each fish. What are they and are they dangerous?

Top
#10762129 - 04/12/15 04:35 PM Re: worms under the skin [Re: AubreyTexasFish]
Bullhead Offline
Angler

Registered: 05/14/11
Posts: 461
The fish is safe to eat just remove the red worm from the fillet clean them up. It is common to find these red worms in fish around the world. Enjoy your fish.
_________________________
Bullhead crappie jig fisherman

Top



© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide