Fat Tuna


Blackspot seabream

Pagellus Bogaraveo

The Blackspot seabream usually occurs close to the bottom and at depths of up to 500 m.

Conservation Status

Although local stocks appear to be healthy, this species may prove to be sensitive as deepwater fishing effort increases and has been allocated a minimum commercial size of 25 cm.

Principal fishing methods

Handline and bottom Line.


The maximum reported size for this species is 70 cm (4 kg). Blackspot seabream have a maximum reported age of 15 years.


All year round



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