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What Is A Grander Marlin

what is a grander marlin

A “grander” marlin is a specific designation given to a blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) or black marlin (Istiompax indica) that weighs at least 1,000 pounds (453.59 kg) or more.

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These massive fish are highly prized in the sport fishing world for their size, strength, and fighting ability, and catching a “grander” marlin is considered a significant achievement.

See also: The Top 5 Biggest Marlin Ever Caught.

While the term “grander” is most commonly used in reference to blue marlin, it can also be applied to black marlin that meet the weight threshold.

  • Where can you catch a Grander Marlin?

    Grander Marlin can be caught in the Azores, Madeira, Australia, Cabo, The Bahamas, Cape Verde, and Panama.

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