New Zealand sole

Order: 
Pleuronectiformes
Family: 
Pleuronectidae

Flat bony fish of almost regular oval body and highly compressed. It differs from common sole (Solea solea) in its lighter color. It can measure up to 35 cm and weigh up to 0.6 kg.

International Designations

France: 
Camarde de Nouvelle-Zélande
Portugal: 
Solha
UK: 
New Zealand sole
Fishing gears: 
Trawls
FAO code: 
ZNZ
Scientific name: 
Peltorhamphus novaezeelandiae
Type: 
White fish
Fishing areas: 
Area 81: the Southwestern part of the Pacific Ocean
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC