Gulper shark

Gulper shark




Scientific name Centrophorus granulosus
Family Centrophoridae
FAO code GUP

General characteristics of the species

Cartilaginous fish. It has five branchial openings. The eyes are large and fluorescent green. The skin is very rough. The color varies from gray to brown, darker on the back and flanks and whitish on the ventral area. It can reach a total length of up to about 1.6 m.


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