The Lizard Fish
both Inshore & Offshore but both are different species. The Offshore variety
being much smaller. They are distributed throughout Florida, the Bahamas and the
Caribbean. The Inshore Lizard fish is coastal.
The Inshore Lizard Fish is larger than it's
counterpart and is usually 15 to 16 inches in length. They can be a real
nuisance when trolling and will attack any size lure.
World Record is 2 lbs.
Both Offshore and Inshore
Lizard fish are similar in looks but the Offshore variety are colored in shades
of brown with dark blotches and has a blunter head and larger mouth. Both
species have a fine set of teeth.
Tackle & Bait
The species is not targeted and is
usually caught when fishing for other species. They can be classified as a
nuisance and will tackle any size plug without a problem.
Not very good and is bony.
Limits and Regulations