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You Fish Guys Ever See A Bass Like This

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by 13 point, Sep 13, 2021.

  1. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

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  2. Clew

    Clew Help a child, Build our future

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    Never seen bass with fins that elongated
    And I’ve done thousands
     

  3. Clew

    Clew Help a child, Build our future

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    I would like to do a cast of the fins
     
  4. antlermike

    antlermike Active Member

    Thanks for posting i have seen and caught lots of bass but nothing like that
     
  5. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    We have a lot of snake heads here . Wonder if he crossed with one .
     
  6. joeym

    joeym Old Murphey

    Very unusual. I've never seen one like that.
     
  7. Mudbat

    Mudbat Well-Known Member

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    Super cool! I know there are steelhead out of Lake Ontario sometimes get like that
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  8. Frank E. Kotula

    Frank E. Kotula master, judge, instructor

    Hell that’s a sweet caudal!!!
     
  9. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    The guy that caught it thru it back , I told him if he catches it again to keep it for me .
     
  10. Fermis

    Fermis Well-Known Member

    That's the rare and elusive...Chernobyl Bass!
     
  11. Dave York

    Dave York Well-Known Member

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  12. Mudbat

    Mudbat Well-Known Member

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  13. Dave York

    Dave York Well-Known Member

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    So they figured it’s a genetic defect. The switch never got flipped to turn into a frog. It just keeps growing that’s two years of growth
     
  14. Clew

    Clew Help a child, Build our future

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    If only it would have been a bullfrog
    One leg steak
     
  15. Dave York

    Dave York Well-Known Member

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    It’s actually a Progressive tadpole. Never matures and just hangs around sucking up all the free green stuff it can find.
     
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  16. 1fish2fish

    1fish2fish Well-Known Member

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    longfin?