Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
dannybass, raybass, bassinhuntin, TILLMAN, Fins and Skin
106813 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 87576
hopalong 78856
Pilothawk 75996
JDavis7873® 67386
John175 � 66203
FattyMcButterpants 60841
Derek 🐝 59308
Tritonman 57851
LoneStarSon® 54035
SkeeterRonnie 53189
facebook
Forum Stats
106813 Members
61 Forums
817745 Topics
10331346 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11490106 - 03/20/16 09:36 PM Fish identification. Please help!
armando3454 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 02/14/15
Posts: 18


I do not know what this is.
Please help identify if you can looks like some sort of carp or drum to me.

Top
#11490127 - 03/20/16 09:42 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Mckinneycrappiecatcher Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/20/10
Posts: 3433
Loc: mckinney, tx
Drum
_________________________

TCU class of 2019

Top
#11490128 - 03/20/16 09:43 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
whiterockjesse Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/13/03
Posts: 6931
Loc: a dumpster at white rock lak...
yup . looks like a fresh water drum aka gaspergoo
_________________________


2014 totals
carp-147
koi-6
buffs-86
l/m bass - 11
channel cats -46Drum- mirrors- mudcat- crappie -

Top
#11490131 - 03/20/16 09:44 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Fishbonz Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/30/08
Posts: 4728
Loc: Desoto,Tx. Dallas county
that my friend is a GOO

Top
#11490136 - 03/20/16 09:47 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Lovfldx Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 07/07/01
Posts: 6780
Freshwater drum. good eats!

Top
#11490140 - 03/20/16 09:49 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Aquiles Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/24/11
Posts: 1238
Loc: Texas, Dallas
Lol Freshwater drum aka GasperGoo !

Top
#11490172 - 03/20/16 10:01 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
armando3454 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 02/14/15
Posts: 18
But why are the fins red? I thought they were all silver

Top
#11490288 - 03/20/16 10:48 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: whiterockjesse]
banker-always fishing Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 42286
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Originally Posted By: whiterockjesse
yup . looks like a fresh water drum aka gaspergoo






Yes Sir! cheers
_________________________


IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16


Top
#11490377 - 03/21/16 04:57 AM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
whiterockjesse Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/13/03
Posts: 6931
Loc: a dumpster at white rock lak...
Originally Posted By: armando3454
But why are the fins red? I thought they were all silver
could be theres a heavy population of crayfish on that lake , could be water clarity , coould have something to do with spawning , could be genetic . there are many factors in fish coloration
Where did you catch it ?
_________________________


2014 totals
carp-147
koi-6
buffs-86
l/m bass - 11
channel cats -46Drum- mirrors- mudcat- crappie -

Top
#11490572 - 03/21/16 08:22 AM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Kirby12 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/23/12
Posts: 80
Loc: Bryan,TX
I cleaned a mess of whitebass yesterday from OK and alot of the males fins were turned red. It may be due to having out of the water for awhile and then rehydrating.

Top
#11491517 - 03/21/16 02:50 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
armando3454 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 02/14/15
Posts: 18
I caught it at rowlette creek by miller

Top
#11491788 - 03/21/16 04:57 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
erittmueller Online   happy
Angler

Registered: 07/25/15
Posts: 444
Loc: Irving/Valley Ranch
Slight color variations will almost always happen. It's the same kind of fish as saltwater red drum which have red fins. Could also be from stress/dying like Kirby12 said. My sand bass have red marks all over them by the time they get cleaned.... None the less, it's a drum.

Top
#11491902 - 03/21/16 06:01 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
whiterockjesse Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/13/03
Posts: 6931
Loc: a dumpster at white rock lak...
people are NEVER going to believe me on this one ...about coloration of fish back about 20 or more years ago i caught a crappie that instead of being greenish it was lilacish . back then it wasnt common to carry around cameras in everyday life ,so no pictures were taken but i swear it happened popcorn
_________________________


2014 totals
carp-147
koi-6
buffs-86
l/m bass - 11
channel cats -46Drum- mirrors- mudcat- crappie -

Top
#11492096 - 03/21/16 07:56 PM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: armando3454]
Moto-Moto Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/25/09
Posts: 26508
Loc: Krum, TX
Gizzard shad
_________________________
I'd rather lay down in a pine box,
Then to sell my heart to f....... wasteland!

Top
#11493056 - 03/22/16 09:38 AM Re: Fish identification. Please help! [Re: Moto-Moto]
River Mongrel Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/26/12
Posts: 1376
Originally Posted By: Moto-Moto
Gizzard shad

lol
_________________________
Keep em tight!

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide