Globtrotter angler Steve Wozniack with a nice monkfish.
Johan Mikkelsen with a nice monkfish caught with a Savagear lure (www.savage-gear.com)
Audun F. Skjølberg while fishing off NSA’s Seafishing Camp on Sørøya, in northern part of Norway caught a monster size monkfish; 59 pound - 27 kilo
The angler fish or monkfish (Lophius piscatorius) is also called fishing-frog, frog-fish or sea-devil, is a member of the family Lophiidae. The monkfish is found in coastal waters of the northeast Atlantic, from the Barents Sea, Black Sea, the Strait of Gibraltar, the Mediterranean.
|DISTRIBUTION:||East Atlantic Mediterranean|
|MAX SIZE:||130 lb / 60 kg|
|MAX LENGTH:||60 inch / 150 cm|