Smoothhound

Order: 
Carcharhiniformes
Family: 
Triakidae

Marine fish with cartilaginous skeleton. Elongated and thin body with long and pointed snout. Blunt teeth, without accessory tips, in mosaic. Without nictitating membrane. Grey and uniform skin, sometimes stained black. Fins more or less marginalized of white. Up to 2m long and up to 15 kg in weight.

International Designations

Germany: 
Südlicher Glatthai
France: 
Emissole lisse
Italy: 
Palombo
Portugal: 
Caneja
UK: 
Smoothhound
China: 
星鲨
Japan: 
Shirozame
Fishing gears: 
Hooks
Trawls
Gillnets
FAO code: 
SMD
Scientific name: 
Mustelus mustelus
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
Area 47: the Southeastern part of the Atlantic Ocean
Area 51: the Western part of the Indian Ocean
Global production (Tons): 
1187
Fishing seasons: 
ENE
FEB
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AGO
SEP
OCT
NOV
DIC