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Meagre ( argyrosomus regius) Record

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MEAGRE / ARGYROSOMUS REGIUS
4 8 9.38 20.11 Anglet France 011095 P. Boucherit
6 12 12.79 28.03 St Antonio Portugal 251005 L. Ceia
8 16 9.17 20.4 St Antonio Portugal 280608 L Ceia
10 20 41.00 90.6 Meschers France 260692 G. Brunet
15 30 37.80 83.5 Meschers France 090688  P. Fumeau
24 50 27.45 60.8 Europa Point Gibraltar 170795 R. Gomila
37 80 28.00 61.12 Pertuis D'Antioche France 200888 A. Laroche
AT AT 41.00 90.6 Meschers France 260692 G. Brunet
SH SH 41.00 90.6 Meschers France 260692 G. Brunet

Meagre (Argyrosomus regius)

is commonest in south European waters living over sandy bottoms, often in shallow water. Feeds primarily on schooling fish such as sardines. Excellent food fish and sporting fish, but becoming rarer.

Silver brown back with golden tints on sides. Inside of mouth golden-yellow.

Meagre ( argyrosomus regius) Record

 
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