A snoek -barracouta caught in South Africa (www.hookedonafrica.co.za)
It can grow up to 2 metres (79 inch) long and weigh as much as 6,5 kilograms (14 pound). It is found near continental shelves or around islands and feeds mainly on crustaceans, cephalopods and also small fish like pilchard and anchovy This predator specie usualluy form schools near the bottom or midwater; sometimes even near the surface at night. This fish it is mainly found in South Africa Namibia, Argentina Chle and Australia and New Zealand.
|DISTRIBUTION:||All Southern Oceans|
|MAX SIZE:||14 lb / 6,5 kg|
|MAX LENGTH:||78 inch / 200 cm|