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Red sea bream

Order Perciformes
Family Sparidae

Marine fish with regularly ossified skeleton. Body oblong, quite deep, with small head, of superior profile quite convex and short nose. Large eyes. Medium mouth; the front teeth of both jaws are curved and pointed. Silver gray, pinkish or reddish color and a black spot on the lateral line.

FAO code
Pagellus bogaraveo
White fish
FAO Fishing Areas
  • Area 27: the Northeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
  • Area 34: the Eastern Central part of the Atlantic Ocean
  • Area 37: the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea
Fishing seasons
jan feb mar oct nov dec
International denominations
Germany Meerbrassen
China 黑斑小鲷
France Pageot rose
Italy Rovello
Portugal Goraz
United Kingdom Red sea bream
Japan Tai
Fishing areas
Fishing arts

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