Mediterranean moray

Mediterranean moray




Scientific name Muraena helena
Family Muraenidae
FAO code MMH

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Wide-bodied, extremely flexible. The eyes are small and the scales are embedded in the skin. The body has a chocolate brown color, lighter in the belly and is profusely dotted with black, yellow and white spots. It occupies rocky cavities, in the infra-coastal area, between 15 and 50 meters deep. It can reach a total length of up to about 1.5 m.


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