Snapper, Black CaptSushiAdam

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Species: 
Snapper, Black
Location: 
ICW Jacksonville Beach FLA
Date Caught: 
Sunday, August 27, 2017

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uconn fishhead's picture

This is likely a Mangrove Snapper (although it is a very dark one).  The Black Snapper has a much more rounded snout and is deeper bodied.  The Black is also supposed to have a light edge on its caudal fin. Google Apsilus dentatus and look at some of the "Images"