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Purple Reign

Keweenaw Tackle company follows Mother Natureís cue; adds the potency of purple Traverse City, MI (June 17, 2016) Ė Fish come in all colors, whether predator or prey. But no matter the shade of their skin, thereís a common hue that always shines through; whether they live in freshwater or salt. Itís a pigment radiating off their every inch. Top, side and belly; fins, snout and tail. The color that reigns? Purple. You got it: The simple yet eye-catching mix of red and blue. Itís a natural pigment that predator fish to home in on; even more so in clear water. And for this reason Fin-Wing is introducing two new shades to their already vibrant...
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Tambaqui Fish Species Information

Scientific Fish Name: Colossoma macropomum
Other Fish Species Names: Pacu, Black pacu, Black-finned pacu, Giant pacu, Cachama and Gamitana
Regions Fished: South America
World Record:
Common Tackle:
Additional Information:

The tambaqui is the largest characin of South America. The tambaqui is found in the Amazon and Orinoco basins in its wild form. However, its pisciculture form largely distributed in South America.


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