Limpet

Limpet




Scientific name Patella candei
Family Patelidae
FAO code LPZ

General characteristics of the species

Gastropod mollusk. Lives in the area between tides. The shell is dark, has very regular edges and is smoother and thinner than the lapa-brava. The interior of the shell is usually whitish with a yellowish edge


Other information
Main fishing gear Manual picking (catcher).
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes. Alive. On ice.