Mervin Boey Fishing Note Book


A Little Bit of Sultan Fish
January 16, 2011, 3:07 am
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The Sultan fish (also called Mad Barb), Leptobarbus hoevenii, is a fish species native to northern Malaysia, Thailand, and Borneo. It is a primarily freshwater fish. It may reach up to about 60 centimetres (24 in) long. This fish is omnivorous and is a mid water to near bottom dweller.

Taken on a size 12 caddis fly on my 3wt TFO Finesse outfit

Beautiful Scales

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