Species List

These images and descriptions are excerpted from the Virginia Saltwater Angler Guide, a publication of the Virginia Marine Resource Commission funded by saltwater recreational license fees.

 

Chesapeake Bay and Near Coastal Species

blackseabassbluefishFlounderCobiasheepsheadscupmulletpollockNkingfishSkingfishspadefishsearobinnPufferOysterToadsandbarsharkreddrumblackdrumSilver PerchtriggerfishtautogstripertarponBlueRunnerbutterfish

spinydogfish

smoothdogfish

jackcrevelleamberjackalmacojackhakebarracuda

 

Atlantic Offshore Species

 

albacoreskippyfalsealbacorebonitoBlueRunnerrudderfishmahi

whitemarlinbluemarlinsailfishspearfishbluefinbigeyeyellowfinwahoo