Brown Grouper

(Epinephelus Chlorostigma)



Identifying Features Typically stout bodied and a large mouth fish. They are not built for long-distance fast swimming. They can be quite large, with lengths over a meter and weight up to 100 kg.


Fillets The flesh of which is pale in colour.


Habitat Marine; pelagic in the open ocean. Fished in Sri Lanka.


Catching Method Surface long liners and drifting long lines.

Specifications


Whole


H & G


Loins


Fillets/

V.Pack



Weight


0.5 - 1 kg +


N/A


N/A


1 - 2 kg




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