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Blue marlin

Makaira nigricans

The first large blue marlin reported for this year! Found washed up in the shallows by a visiting fisherman at Trigelow Beach near Bremer Bay.

Makaira nigricans

About this species

Body colour is dark black, blue on the upper surface becoming silvery white on the lower surface of the body. Distinguished by a series of narrow bars on the sides of the body and non rigid pectoral fin. Read more…

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