A milkfish caught on fly in Seychelles Islands (Aardvark McLeod - http://blog.aardvarkmcleod.com)
The milkfish is the sole living species in the family Chanidae. This fish lives in Indiand and South Pacific Ocean. Milfishes can grow to 66 inch - 1.70 metre and a weight of around 30 lb - 14 kg. When hooked it is a great fighter. Milkfish aquaculture first occurred around 700 years ago in the Philippines Islands.
|DISTRIBUTION:||Indian and Pacific Ocean|
|MAX SIZE:||30 lb / 14 kg|
|MAX LENGTH:||66 inch / 170 cm|