Hogfish

Lachnolaimus maximus

Max Size
3 feet
Range
Nova Scotia to Gulf of Mexico and Bermuda
Habitat
Offshore waters around structure mainly seen on hard bottom

Hogfish are some of the most sought after fish by spearfishermen. They are very curious making them easy targets. Hogfish like the clear water of the offshore wrecks and ledges. They are locally known as Hog Snapper.

Learn more about the Hogfish on Fishbase.org

Hogfish on the Cassimir

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