BLACK BELLIED ANGLER ( Lophius budegasa ) FROG FISH ANGLER ( Lophius piscatorius )

Local nameRAPE NEGRO - XULIANA ( RAPE COMUN O BLANCO)
Technical DescriptionRough front crests in front of the ear. Gill openings under the base of the pectoral fins. It is olive brown to violet in colour. The first spike on the head is fishing rod shaped and ends in two plumes. The black bellied angler has the better quality mea
Fishing groundIt lives along all our coast in muddy or sandy beds.
Fishing techniquesFished using trawlers or with a lines.
PortsBurela, Celeiro and Cedeira.