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Bream, Dentex (Dentex Dentex) Record

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BREAM, DENTEX / DENTEX DENTEX
4 8 5.60 12.6 Palau Sardinia 130607 M Brogna
6 12 8.70 19.3 Monte Gordo Portugal 150998 A. Levick
8 16 9.1 20.1 Porto Ottiolu Italy 290901 A. Massidda
10 20 10.90 24.0 Monte Gordo Portugal 150998 G. Flores
15 30 12.9 28.7 Sardinia Italy 241101 F. Gieri
AT AT 12.9 28.7 Sardinia Italy 241101 F. Gieri

The Dentex Bream is an important food fish, which inhabits hard bottoms (rock or rubble) down to about 200 metres in depth. It is however usually found in shallower water of less than 50 metres.

Adult Dentex Bream are solitary but the young tend to shoal up. It feeds on molluscs, small fish and cephalopods.

 

Detex Pink

 
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