Atlantic Pomfret (Brama brama)

Also known as Angelfish, Black Sea Bream, Common Pomfret, Ray's Bream, Ray's Sea Bream

Description

Also known as Angelfish, Black Sea Bream, Common Pomfret, Ray's Bream, Ray's Sea Bream.

Found in small schools occasionally close to shore but usually oceanic in the sunlight zone.
They feed on crustaceans, small fish and molluscs.
Length - 100cm
Depth - 0-1000m
Widespread Eastern Atlantic, Western Atlantic, Indo-Pacific, South Pacific

These fish are highly migratory and an important food source for humans. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/391

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