Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Common Snook

Scientific name: Centropomus undecimalis (Bloch, 1792)

Common name: Common Snook

Commercially Prohibited Species
May not be commercially harvested and/or sold in Florida.

* These are unofficial designations, please see Florida Administrative Code Chapter 68B for specifics, https://www.flrules.org/.


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