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Species Identification Help

Postby RKMG » Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:05 am

Hi,

Was wondering if anyone could identify the name of this type of squid? My brother caught it off Killiney Bay but have never seen anything caught anything like that before around there? Was wondering are they common at all in that area?
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Re: Species Identification Help

Postby chuckaroo » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:27 pm

RKMG wrote:Hi,

Was wondering if anyone could identify the name of this type of squid? My brother caught it off Killiney Bay but have never seen anything caught anything like that before around there? Was wondering are they common at all in that area?

This might help:
http://britishseafishing.co.uk/catching ... -and-line/
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First tope, first skate, a specimen flounder (2.5lb+ or 40cm+)
First wolffish, a 30lb+ shore-caught halibut, a 20lb shore-caught cod, a 10lb+ coley, a 4lb+ plaice (Norway)
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Re: Species Identification Help

Postby screeming reels » Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:02 am

Hi,If it had bits of green coloring near its mouth ,it was a mild green hairy lipped squid
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Re: Species Identification Help

Postby johnwest » Sun Jul 29, 2018 11:24 am

screeming reels wrote:Hi,If it had bits of green coloring near its mouth ,it was a mild green hairy lipped squid

They make great bait, you'll clean up with it.
2011 species; 26

2012 species; 27

2013 species; 31

2014 species; 27

2015 species; 28

2016 species; 32

2017 species;28

2018 ; ballan wrasse, blenny, coalfish, codling, cuckoo wrasse, dab, dogfish, flounder, grey gurnard, launce, mackerel, megrim, pollack, poor cod, pouting, red gurnard, sea scorpion(ls), skate, smoothhound, spotted ray, thornback, tub gurnard, turbot, whiting

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