Ballan wrasse

Ballan wrasse




Scientific name Labrus bergylta
Family Labridae
FAO code USB

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Wide and round body. It has thick lips. Its color is very variable, brown, orange and red. It is darker on the back and sometimes has dark irregular spots with lighter spots. The fins have numerous black and blue spots. It can reach a total length of up to about 50 cm.


Other information
Main fishing gear Coastal gillnets and hand lines.
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes. Cool, on ice.