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Anchovy

Engraluis mordax

Block Frozen | IQF

General Characteristics:

The anchovy family includes about 40 species. These are widely distributed in tropical, subtropical, and temperate waters. Anchovies resemble herring superficially but have a larger mouth and a rounded belly. They are small fish; few exceed 20 cm in length and most live around 3 years.

Average Size:

10–25 cm (4–10 inches)

Fishing Season:

Year-round

Origin:

Spain, USA

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