Greater forkbeard

Greater forkbeard




Scientific name Phycis blennoides
Family Phycidae
FAO code GFB

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Brownish red color on the back, becoming lighter on the belly. The dorsal, anal and caudal fins have their black margins. It inhabits rocky bottoms between 400 and 630m deep. It can reach a total length of up to about 1 m.


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