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Mahi mahi (Coryphaena hippurus)

lampuga lampuga

It is also called the rainbow warrior. It is a fish from the warm waters and is often seen in the Adriatic sea.

The body is very colourful ranging from light green to dark red. It has a big bony head and a big mouth with small teeth. It is also a predator and it feasts on all blue fish in the open sea.

Trolling with artificial trolls is the best way to catch one. The period starts in May and ends by the begining of fall. Average weight is from 10 to 25 kilograms.