Pollock

Order: 
Gadiformes
Family: 
Gadidae

Marine fish with regularly ossified skeleton. Compressed and elongated body, with 3 dorsal fins and 2 anal fins. Colour: dark green, olive brown, yellowish or pinkish and often has yellow or reddish reticulated lines. It measures up to 1,30 m. It can weigh up to 11 kg.

International Designations

Germany: 
Pollack
France: 
Lieu jaune
Italy: 
Pollack
Portugal: 
Juliana
UK: 
Pollock
Japan: 
Suketou-dara
Fishing gears: 
Hooks
Trawls
Gillnets
FAO code: 
POL
Scientific name: 
Pollachius pollachius
Type: 
White fish
Fishing areas: 
Area 27: the Northeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Global production (Tons): 
8627
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC