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- n. Plural form of threadfin.
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It includes the sharks and rays as well as bony fish such as mullets, snappers, groupers, jew fish, breams and threadfins.
Cape Tool reports anglers freelining large threadfins for tarpon off Knapp's Point have been catching "gigantic Spanish" in the 6 - and 7-pound class.
Jason Lineberger said bite is on, with kings 15-35 pounds out Egmont shipping channel at markers 7 and 9 slow-trolling small threadfins and large ladyfish, sardines, ribbonfish, or mullet.
For most spin fishermen he guides, he uses whitebait (aka greenbacks or pilchards) or threadfins to guarantee fish.