Wedge sole

Order: 
Pleuronectiformes
Family: 
Soleidae

Marine fish with regularly ossified skeleton. Oval and slender body. Small and round eyes. Truncated snout. Numerous villi on the blind side of the head. The color of the back is pink gray in young and brownish gray in adults. It can measure up to 30 cm.

International Designations

Germany: 
Zunge
France: 
Céteau
Italy: 
Sogliola cuneata
Portugal: 
Língua
UK: 
Wedge sole
Fishing gears: 
Trawls
FAO code: 
CET
Scientific name: 
Dicologlossa cuneata
Type: 
White fish
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
Area 47: the Southeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Global production (Tons): 
976
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC