Oilfish

Oilfish




Scientific name Ruvettus pretiosus
Family Gempylidae
FAO code OIL

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Wide and long body. It presents a dark violet gray color when captured recently. Over time, the color becomes reddish brown. The fins have dark edges. It can reach a total length of up to about 2 m.


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