Waigieu Seaperch

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Waigieu Seaperch

Post by Peace » Thu Apr 14, 2005 3:06 pm

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Post by Peace » Fri Apr 22, 2005 9:05 am

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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by Guest » Thu Sep 11, 2008 9:02 am

Malay name, Gelama

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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by Peace » Thu Sep 11, 2008 11:44 pm

I'm pretty sure that's not called gelama, at least not locally.

Gelama is very commonly refer to this fish:
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Thanks for participating though. :) :flower:

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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by Tere » Mon Oct 13, 2008 4:09 pm

Peace wrote:I'm pretty sure that's not called gelama, at least not locally.

Gelama is very commonly refer to this fish:
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Thanks for participating though. :) :flower:
Not Gelama ...

Peacy ... It sounds like Wagyu Beef leh ... :D cut open got marbled meat one ?

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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by daniyas » Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:19 am

Guest wrote:Malay name, Gelama

Bro its called GELAM not Gelama....
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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by desleyhan » Fri Jul 10, 2009 12:39 pm

Found this info from a Australia Recreational & Commercial Fish Handbook ....

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So is it also called The Sand Bass?

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Re: Waigieu Seaperch

Post by Peace » Fri Jul 10, 2009 10:12 pm

You're correct, it's called a Sand Bass to. The common names can vary depending on the locality, but they're acceptable. If the scientific name matches, they're almost certainly the same species of fish. ;) I will add that to the fish info, thanks.

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