Vadigo

Order: 
Perciformes
Family: 
Carangidae

Marine fish with regularly ossified skeleton. Elongated body. Slightly slit mouth, with large, separate teeth and in a single row. 2 separate dorsal fins. Large and low caudal fin. Bluish or greenish-gray back and silver flanks. It can measure up to 1.25 m.

International Designations

Germany: 
Lichia
France: 
Liche lirio
Italy: 
Leccia
Portugal: 
Xareu palheta
UK: 
Vadigo
Fishing gears: 
Trawls
Purse seines
FAO code: 
VAD
Scientific name: 
Campogramma glaycos
Type: 
White 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): 
353
Fishing seasons: 
MAR
ABR
MAY
JUN
JUL