Spiny Drum

The Pomadasys macracanthus, is commonly found in brackish waterways between Mexico and Ecuador. This is the only one that I have landed on the fly.

My friend Jose was kind enough inform me that it is also known as “roncador espinoso” (spiny drum) or “vieja espinosa” (spiny old lady).

Spiny Drum, Costa Rica

2 Comments Add yours

  1. what fly did you catch it with……


    1. I caught it on a heavily weighted brown/orange shrimp fly.


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