Identify Your Fish Here! South African Saltwater Fish Photos To Help You ID Your Catch

Are you struggling to find out what saltwater fish species you have caught recently? This is the page for you, below are photographs of South Africa's most common sea fishes, if the photo looks like the fish you caught just click on it and it will take you to a page with more photographs and information on the fish! Many anglers often miss identify their fish or can't find out what fish they have caught, this page will help you out! Please see all the thumbnails below and click the fish that you think you have caught! Good luck! Freshwater Fish Species Page... Please note that fish with a P next to them are protected species and not allowed to be caught or targeted.

Bartail Flathead (River Gurnard)
Bartail Flathead
Black Sea Catfish
Black Seacatfish
Blacktail - Dassie
Blacktail
Bird Wrasse
Bird Wrasse
Black Marlin
Black Marlin
Couta (King Mackerel) 
Couta
Blacktip (Yellow Tail) Kingfish
Blacktip Kingfish
Blue Sting Ray
Blue Ray
Blunt Nose Klipfish
Bluntnose Klipfish
Brindle BassP
Brindle Bass
Bronze Bream
Bronze Bream
Bronze Whaler (Copper) Shark
Bronze Whaler
Brown Shyshark
Brown Shyshark
Cape Stumpnose
Cape Stumpnose
Cape Conger Eel 
Cape Conger Eel
Cape Dory 
Cape Dory
Cape Moony - Kitefish 
Cape Moony
Cape Silverside 
Cape Silverside
Catface (Spotted Rockcod) 
Catface Rockcod
Dorado (Dolphinfish) 
Dorado
Dusky Rubberlip 
Dusky Rubberlip
Eel Tail Barbel 
Eel Barbel
Epaulette Surgeon Fish 
Epaulette Surgeon
Evil Eyed Puffer Fish 
Evil Eye Puffer
Flathead Mullet 
Flathead Mullet
Galjoen - Damba 
Galjoen
Giant Kingfish (Trevally) GT - Ignobilis 
Giant Kingfish
Grass Klipfish 
Grass Klipfish
Greater Barracuda 
Greater Barracuda
Great White Shark P
Great White Shark
Grey Shark 
Grey Shark
Southern Mullet (Harder) 
Harder
Honeycomb (Dwarf Spotted Rockcod - Grouper 
Honeycomb Rockcod
John Brown - Janbruin 
John Brown
Kob - Kabeljou - Daga Salmon 
Kob
Koester Rockcod 
Koester
Kosi Rockskipper 
Kosi Rockskipper
Lesser Sand shark (Guitarfish) 
Lesser Sandshark
Maned Blenny 
Maned Blenny
Marbled Coral Rockcod - Grouper 
Marbled Coral Rockcod
Natal Stumpnose 
Natal Stumpnose
Pinky - Piggy - Olive Grunter 
Pinky
Black Musselcracker - Poenskop
Poenskop
Ragged Tooth Shark
Ragged Tooth Shark
Rainbow Wrasse
Rainbow Wrasse
Red Fingers
Red Fingers
Red Roman
Red Roman
Sand Steenbras
Sand Steenbras
Shad - Elf
Shad
Slender Sunfish
Slender Sunfish
Sling Jaw Wrasse
Slingjaw Wrasse
Spot Sergeant
Spot Damsel
Spotted Grunter
Spotted Grunter
Spotted Gully Shark
Spotted Gully Shark
Springer - Skipjack
Springer
St Joseph Shark - Elephant Fish
St. Joseph Shark
Stonebream - Stinkvis
Stonbream
Karanteen - Strepie
Strepie
Striped Bonito
Striped Bonito
Striped Mullet
Striped Mullet
Super Klipfish
Super Klipfish
Tiger Fin Rockcod
Tigerfin Rockcod
Twotone Fingerfin (Butterfish)
Twotone Fingerfin
Wave Garrick (Largespot Pompano)
Wave Garrick
White Musselcracker (Brusher)
White Musselcracker
White Seacatfish (Sea Barbel)
White Seacatfish
White Steenbras (Pignose Grunter)
White Steenbras
White Stumpnose
White Stumpnose
Yellowbelly Rockcod - Dusky Perch
Yellowbelly Rockcod
Zebra Fish
Zebra
Sixbar Wrasse
Sixbar Wrasse
Twin Spot (Red Bohar) Snapper
Twinspot Snapper
Bigeye Snapper
Bigeye Snapper
Pickhandle Barracuda
Pickhandle Barracuda
Thornfish
Thornfish
Devil Firefish
Devil Firefish
Potato BassP
Potato Bass
Garrick (Leervis) 
Garrick
Oldman Klipfish
Oldman Klipfish
Robust Klipfish
Robust Klipfish
Agile Klipfish
Agile Klipfish
Smoothound Shark
Smoothound
River Snapper
River Snapper
River Perch (Bream)
River Perch
Zambezi Shark
Zambezi Shark