Atlantic Croaker (Micropogonias undulatus)
Atlantic Croaker .... (Micropogonias undulatus)
Description ... Closely related to the black drum they make a "croaking" sound that is very distinct by vibrating strong muscles against their swim bladder. They are Silverish in color with a white belly with a faint bronze to golden cast, and yellowish fins.
Faint or bronze to golden cast with yellowish fins. Small brassy spots on the back that look like wavy lines down the sides. Their underslung jaw has 3 to 5 pairs of barbels (whiskers) under the chin. The caudal fin is square, and they have a hard and sharp gill . . .
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