Also known as Oman Porgy, Seabream.
Found in schools over deep water mud and rocky bottoms of the continental shelf.
They feed on small invertebrates and seaweeds.
Length - 55cm
Depth - 30-300m
Widespread Eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean
Porgies are found in tropical as well as cooler waters and are bottom-dwelling carnivores. Most species possess grinding, molar-like teeth for eating crustaceans. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/Diplodus-cervinus