Costa Rica Fishing - Mutton Snapper Picture

Fish Description: The color is olive green or black and upper sides, all fins below the lateral line have a reddish tinge. Mutton Snapper have a bright blue line below the eye, following the contour of operculum. The anal fin is pointed and has a small black spot below the dorsal fin. It has v-shaped tooth patch on roof of mouth.

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Costa Rica Mutton Snapper

Size: Common to 15 pounds.

Remarks: Mutton Snapper typically feed on fish, crustaceans, and snails.

Costa Rica Mutton Snapper