You'll also find black and blue marlin, and a few striped marlin, farther offshore.
What does MLS stand for?
MLS stands for Striped Marlin
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Samples in periodicals archive:
For istiophorid billfishes, live and dead natural baits rigged with J hooks reveal higher frequencies of internal hooking locations and trauma for sailfish, striped marlin (K.
THIS magnificent striped marlin was caught by Rosneath angler Douglas Strattan during a recent holiday in New Zealand.
Thornton achieved a 'grand slam' which was a sailfish of 150 lb, a black marlin of 190 lb and a striped marlin of 130 lb.
Today, striped marlin are the primary target of sportfishermen as many knowledgeable anglers consider the area to be the best place anywhere to catch one.
Catch rates for apex predators such as blue shark (Prionace glauca), bigeye (Thunnus obesus) and albacore (Thunnus alalunga) tunas, shortbill spearfish (Tetrapturus angustirostris), and striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax) declined by 3% to 9% per year and catch rates for four midtrophic species, mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus), sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneri), escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum), and snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens), increased by 6% to 18% per year.
He caught a Pacific blue marlin in Mauritius in 1999, a white marlin in the Azores in September 2001, a striped marlin in 2000 in Kenya, a black marlin in Mozambique in 2003, a swordfish in 2000 in Kenya, a shortbill spearfish in Mauritius in 1996 and a longbill spearfish in 1997 in Madeira.
Striped marlin were the real target as Jason and Bob Marshall started to fish about a mile from shore in an 18ft open boat.