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World record sunfish #14517017 10/27/22 01:15 AM
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Re: World record sunfish [Re: jonboatfishing] #14517056 10/27/22 01:56 AM
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I think they caught it on a Gulp Alive ! roflmao

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I saw a lot of ocean sunfish when I was in the USN. Really common in the more tropical areas. Kind of a funny fish since they float along just under the surface on their side so they look like a big frisbee with fins. I never saw one that big of course since it is a record but seeing one 7 or 8 ft across was pretty common. In some parts of the world they harpoon them for food.


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They are delicious, if you ever see Opah at a fish market or on the menu at a restaurant, try it.


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Originally Posted by Dfitz
They are delicious, if you ever see Opah at a fish market or on the menu at a restaurant, try it.


Opah and ocean sunfish are two different fish.


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Originally Posted by Vogey
I think they caught it on a Gulp Alive ! roflmao




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Originally Posted by Flags
Originally Posted by Dfitz
They are delicious, if you ever see Opah at a fish market or on the menu at a restaurant, try it.


Opah and ocean sunfish are two different fish.

My mistake, for some reason I thought they had different names, from different regions, but were the same fish.

Never eaten ocean sunfish.


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