Lesser spotted dogfish

Order: 
Carcharhiniformes
Family: 
Scyliorhinidae

Marine fish with cartilaginous skeleton. Normal head, somewhat crushed, with rounded face. Clear oral cavity, with small, numerous, pluricuspid teeth in several rows. The nostrils are covered by wide flaps, separated from each other by only a small space. Yellow or reddish skin with brown spots.

International Designations

Germany: 
Kleingefleckter Katzenhai
France: 
Petite roussette
Italy: 
Gattuccio
Portugal: 
Pintarroxa
UK: 
Lesser spotted dogfish
China: 
小点猫鲨
Fishing gears: 
Trawls
Gillnets
FAO code: 
SYC
Scientific name: 
Scyliorhinus canicula
Type: 
Blue fish
Fishing areas: 
Area 27: the Northeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 34: the Eastern Central part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 37: the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea
Global production (Tons): 
7638
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC