Silver scabbardfish

Silver scabbardfish




Scientific name Lepidopus caudatus
Family Trichiuridae
FAO code SFS

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. It has a very wide and long body, without scales. The mouth is large with large teeth. Bright silver color, yellowish fins with black edge. It has a large black spot at the beginning of the dorsal fin. The caudal fin has black edges. It can reach a total length of up to about 2 m.


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