Blacktail Comber (Serranus atricauda)

Also known as Cod, Hind, Rockcod, Trout


Also known as Cod, Hind, Rockcod, Trout.

Found over hard and rocky bottoms of subtidal areas.
They feed on crustaceans and fish.
Length - 40cm
Depth - 2-90m
Widespread Eastern Atlantic

Sea Bass are solitary carnivores that hunt near the bottom usually at dusk. Food is drawn into their mouths by a powerful suction when they open their overly large mouths and then swallowed whole.
Spawning is seasonal and controlled by the moons phase. Ref:


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