Central Coast Kayak Fishing Reports

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Title: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: JohnMckroid on July 11, 2021, 08:37 AM
No........ What is it?
(https://i.postimg.cc/mrH2NY2f/Gaffed-Rainbow-Runner-E2o.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/8FTSTr6t)
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: lopezcador on July 14, 2021, 11:57 PM
Interesting- where did u land it
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: RHYAK on July 15, 2021, 07:06 AM
Definitely looks a little off from a YT looks more like a kingfish
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: JohnMckroid on July 25, 2021, 02:32 PM
Interesting- where did u land it

Off Boynton Beach, SE Florida...   Guesses?
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: JohnMckroid on July 25, 2021, 02:35 PM
Definitely looks a little off from a YT looks more like a kingfish

Teeth similar to yellowtail, but caught in the same area that kingfish frequent......?
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: RHYAK on July 25, 2021, 03:24 PM
Rainbow maybe don't have them on the West Coast however
Title: Re: Fish ID..... Yellowtail?
Post by: JohnMckroid on July 26, 2021, 04:44 AM
Rainbow maybe don't have them on the West Coast however

Exactly!   A Rainbow Runner.  They are sometimes taken at Alijos Rocks.  It would take a super El Nino to bring them to the Central Coast.