Porbeagle

Order: 
Lamniformes
Family: 
Lamnidae

Marine fish with cartilaginous skeleton more or less calcified but nor ossified. Leathery and dry skin. Hydronimanic body. Pointed snout and triangular teeth. It doesn´t present nictitating membrane. Very similar to the shark. It can weigh up to 230 kg.

International Designations

Germany: 
Heringshai
France: 
Taupe
Italy: 
Talpa
Portugal: 
Tubarão sardo
UK: 
Porbeagle
China: 
鼠鲨
Japan: 
Nishikudazame
Fishing gears: 
Hooks
Trawls
Gillnets
FAO code: 
POR
Scientific name: 
Lamna nasus
Type: 
Blue fish
Fishing areas: 
Area 21: the Northwestern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 27: the Northeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 31: the Western part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 34: the Eastern Central part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 37: the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea
Area 41: the Southwestern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 47: the Southeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 48: the Antarctic part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 51: the Western part of the Indian Ocean
Area 57: the Eastern part of the Indian Ocean
Area 58: the Antarctic and Southern parts of the Indian Ocean
Area 81: the Southwestern part of the Pacific Ocean
Area 87: the Southeastern part of the Pacific Ocean
Global production (Tons): 
105
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC