Costa Rica Fishing - Cobia Picture

Fish Description: The Cobia is a long and slim fish with a broad depressed head and a lower jaw that projects past the upper one. A dark lateral stripe extends through the eye all the way to the tail. The first dorsal fin is comprised of 7 to 9 free spines. When the fish is young it has conspicuous alternating black and white horizontal stripes.

Cost Rica Deep Sea Fishing

Costa Rica Cobia

Size: Common to 30 pounds, may attain weights exceeding 100 pounds.

Remarks: Spawns in spring and early summer; feeds on crabs, squid, and small fish.

Costa Rica Cobia