Belize ID help

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angus
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Belize ID help

http://www.roughfish.com/~roughfis/sites/default/files/BelizeFish.jpg

 

New to the website. Looking for help identifying this fish. Caught several off the beach in Belize. They were all about 10-12 inches long. They hit shiny metal lures well.

 

Any help is appreciated. Thanks.

 

angus

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OK, next question. How do I a

OK, next question. How do I add pics to a post? Obviously, I have it wrong. Thanks again.  - angus

angus
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OK, think I got it.

OK, think I got it.

Jknuth
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That looks to be a Leatherjac

That looks to be a Leatherjack sometimes called leatherjacket (Oligoplites saurus) 
Nasty spines on them that can cause a horrible painful sting.

angus
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Nicely done. I knew someone h

Nicely done. I knew someone here could help me with that. Thank you very much!