Tarpon - Silver King

Tarpon also know as Silver Kings are large fish reaching weights of over 200 pounds. Tarpon can best be described as a silver fish with very large scales that resembles a huge shiner. Tarpon have a large bony mouth.

Tarpon aren't considered good to eat but are a highly prized gamefish nevertheless. When hooked they usually immediately start a long series of leaps in which they frequently are successful in throwing the hook.

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