Cobia is known by many names including cabio and lemon fish. However, many people refer to cobia as crab eaters because crabs are some of their favorite dishes. If you would like to know how to catch cobia, then you should probably learn how to use crabs as bait. Cobia bodies are long, slender, and have an unusually shaped snout.
They also have a depressed head with a protruding bottom jaw. They have a dark brown coloring that gradually fades to white towards their underbelly. In addition, the fish have distinct dark strips running the entire length of their bodies from the head to the tail. The dorsal fins of this fish are offset by smaller fins.