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ling, blue ( molva dipterygia dipterygia) Record

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LING BLUE / MOLVA DIPTERYGIA DIPTERYGIA
37 80 13.85 30.8 Langesund Norway 100896 I.Persson
AT AT 14.96 32.15 Hitra Norway 280309 K Witt

Ling, blue ( molva dipterygia dipterygia)

is a deep water species normally found between 400 –550 metres, and spawning at the greater depth. Slow growing taking 5-6 years to reach maturity. Small scale commercially fished in Scandinavia / Iceland.

Colouration – Greeny brown above, lighter ventrally with pale fin edges.

blue ling molva dipterygia dipterygia

 
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