Cock Beach

Rare, but not impossible to be captured with your feet in the sand, the fish-rooster cause euphoria when it appears in this mode

 Cock Beach

The fisherman used to fling their lures from the sand already knows the fish with the highest chances of appearing in your hooks. The account list with pampos, betaras, snorers, cocorocas, mackerel, carapicus and others. However, some species, despite attending the same waters, almost never appear. But when this happens, the taste of the hook is another, there is no doubt.

The cock or cock-of-plume (Selene vomer) is one of them. Visual extremely peculiar, with the previous profile of head nearly straight from the snout to the top and a glittery silver color, with four or five white stripes on the flanks, in addition to beautiful is very sporty.

They usually swim in shoals, and, on the beaches, are all close to the waves. Feed on invertebrates, crustaceans and small fish, providing always good fights when caught with material of the category light or medium.

As the pacus in fresh water, the flattened shape of its body gives a lot of resistance, so it takes patience to remove it from the water, especially if you are using nylon for thinner gauges.

The moonfish is a trophy that deserves to clicks to stay, always alive and bright the memory.

Equipment
Rods: from 3.9 to 4.2 m, the average category, in conjunction with reels capacity for at least 200m of line.

Lines: nylon, with 0,16 to 0,23 mm. The gauge fine increases sensitivity, and helps the baited.

Hooks: small to medium, due to the mouth of the cock to be protrátil. If he swallows the bait, the hook is all right. The models Maruseigo 12, Koaji 12, Hansure and Chinu 10 are good options.

Baits: natural most recommended is the shrimp, iscado in fillet or whole. When in the steak, pass the slingshot at the tip wider, hold the other end next to the line and secure with elastic thread. Worms of the beach and strips of squid are also good alternatives.

Whips and leg: as it is a fish found in the fund to the half-water, make a whip that is longer and with two rotors for exploring both the tracks depth. Let 1.1 m between the rotors, the bottom as close to the sinker. The baited occur with more frequency in the pernada top. The length of this can be from 40 to 50cm.

Curiosity
Due to their shape and lush beauty, the moonfish also popular among fans of the aquarium. Young dogs, five to ten centimeters, are very coveted in the market ornamental.