European eel

European eel




Scientific name Conger conger
Family Congridae
FAO code COE

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. It has a large mouth with full lips and large eyes. It presents a dark gray color, almost black on the back, and white belly. Depending on its size, it can be called a sapphire or conger. It can reach a total length of up to about 3 m.


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