Banded Rudderfish


Scientific Name:
Seriola zonata
Fight Rating:
Very Easy Pointer

The Banded Rudderfish is characterized by a football shaped body that is silvery blue on top fading to silver along its underside, like others in this family a horizintal line begins at the mouth, goes thru the eye, and continues down its flanks. There are vertical stripes extending down the side and continuing up thru its fins.

These fish are found in coastal waters, mostly congregasting around markers and weed lines.

Live baitfish and shrimp, or cut squid or baitfish make for the best natural bait, while small jigs and spoons are the best artificial bait.

Fishing Spots


Briggs Lake(Brighton) Lake (Freshwater)

Brighton, MI
United States United States



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There are no tournaments specified for this fish.