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Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by Becky P, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. Becky P

    Becky P One must believe the glass is half full.

    ...is this? Texas gulf coast, made a grunting sound like a hog. Thanks.

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  2. That looks to be a Barred Grunt (Conodon nobilis)

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  3. Nancy C

    Nancy C Well-Known Member

    I think that's it for sure. I was thinking it might be a piggy perch (apparently they are close relatives?) but this looks exactly like it.
    That would sure be a tough paint job to pull off convincingly.
     
  4. Becky P

    Becky P One must believe the glass is half full.

    I think you might be right. Thanks!


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