Daily Archives: March 4, 2014

Yellowmargin Triggerfish ( Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus )

Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus

Triggerfish caught in Batangas

Common Name Triggerfish

Local NamePapakol (Tagalog); Pakol (Bisaya)

Max Size:   60 cm

BiodiversitySaltwater, Reef associated

Depth:  2 – 50 meters

Fishing Season:  All Year Long

Minimum Size Limit:  None

Recommended Bait/Lures:  shrimp, crabs, shellfish or squid

IUCN Red List Status Status:  Not Evaluated (NE)