Common dolphinfish

Common dolphinfish




Scientific name Coryphaena hippurus
Family Coryphaenidae
FAO code DOL

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Wide and very long body. The head is large with a slightly rounded profile in young specimens and a very prominent bone prominence in adult males. It presents a silvery blue-green color with dark punctuations along the body. The belly is metallic yellow. It can reach a total length of up to about 2 m.


Other information
Main fishing gear Lines and hooks (trolling and jumping and pole).
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes. Cool, on ice.