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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-24-2012, 11:35 AM Thread Starter
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Two weird fish I caught

I caught these two fish in Padre Island. I have no idea what they are called. The first is really ugly. The second one is kind of neat looking.

Padre island weird fish
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-24-2012, 01:36 PM
 
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the first one is an Oyster Cracker/Toad Fish, the second is I have no idea.

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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-24-2012, 02:03 PM
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We have fresh water gobies which are strange looking also.
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-26-2012, 07:21 PM
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Weird indeed. In my limited fishing career Ive never seen anything like that. Would not want to cook that first one whole.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-27-2012, 12:22 AM
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Oyster Toadfish is #1 and #2 is a male Striped Blenny
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never knew the real name "toadfish" we has several names for them as a kid catching them around jetties and rock piles. I do know "DONT" grab it around the body.It has spines that have poision that will mess you up

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I remember cathing toadfish we used to catch them for crab bait I know they could live a day or so out of the water too Nasty ugly fish

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