Species catalogue
Home / Catálogo de especies / Scaldback

Scaldback

Order Pleuronectiformes
Family Bothidae

Flat bony fish of oval body. Variant of the Four-spot megrim (Lepidorhombus boscii) but differentiable by its coloration, brownish gray color, sometimes with dark irregular spots, and size that is usually smaller. It measures up to 10 cm.

Characteristics
FAO code
RKZ
Specie
Arnoglossus kessleri
Type
White fish
FAO Fishing Areas
  • Area 37: the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea
International denominations
Italy Zanchetta o Suacia
Portugal Carta
United Kingdom Scaldback
Fishing areas
Fishing arts
Trawls

Download QR code and include it in your packaging

Download
This site is registered on wpml.org as a development site.