The Bonnethead is unmistakable be- cause of its rounded or shovel-formed head—no longer squared off or simplest barely rounded as within the large Hammerheads. color is mostly a very mild gray, appearing almost white within the water.
SIZE: Averages 2-five kilos; on occasion tops 10 pounds.international record 26 pounds.
FOOD VALUE: Good.
GAME QUALITIES: A spunky little fighter on light equipment, but no longer so hard as other types.
TACKLE AND BAITS: light spinning and baitcasting clothing. Any type of small live fish or reduce bait.
FISHING SYSTEMS: Drifting; Still Fishing.
RANGE: All Florida coasts, the Bahamas and Caribbean.
HABITAT: Sticks largely to the shallows and is a common sight to the numerous Floridians who fish Speckled Trout and different species on the residences.also roams channels and deeper water.