Smooth hammerhead

Smooth hammerhead




Scientific name Sphyrna zygaena
Family Sphyrnidae
FAO code SPZ

General characteristics of the species

Cartilaginous fish. With five gill openings on each side of the head. Large, hammer-shaped head. Dark gray and white in the belly. It can reach a total length of up to about 4 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.