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Scallops

Scallop is the common name of salt water molluscs that are found on rocks, rubble, coral, sea grass, sand, kelp and mud. It belongs to the family Pectinidae which consists of 50 genera and...

Wolffish facts and nutritional benefits

The Seawolf, Ocean catfish, Atlantic catfish, Wolf eel, Devil fish, Woof, Sea cat, Wolf-fish, Cat-fish,  Atlantic wolfish (Anarhichas lupus) is the  perciform fish of the family Anarhichadidae. It is found in sand or mud...

Whiting fish facts and nutritional information

The Whiting fish (Merlangius merlangus) commonly called English whiting, European whiting, Golden cutlet, North Sea whiting, Spelding, Whiting and Merling is native to northeastern Atlantic Ocean. It is found in Southeastern Barents Sea, Iceland,...

Turbot fish facts and nutritional value

Breet, Britt, Butt, Turbot, Brat, European turbot and True turbot are the common names used to refer the species of flatfish within the family Scophthalmidae. The term was derived from Old French tourbout which...

Scup fish facts and nutritional value

Scup fish (Stenotomus chrysops) also called Porgy, Northern porgy, Fair maid, Paugy and Scuppaug, do fish species that comprise the family Sparidae. They are usually found in Atlantic (from Massachusetts to South Carolina). Scup...

Sablefish facts and health benefits

Sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria, is the fish species in the genus Anoplopoma and family Anoplopomatidae. This fish species is also known as Sable, butterfish, black cod, blue cod, bluefish, candlefish, coal cod, coalfish, beshow, skil,...

Orange roughy facts

The Orange roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus) is a deep sea fish that belongs to Trachichthyidae family. It is found in Eastern Atlantic Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean, Eastern Pacific off Chile and Indo Pacific. Orange roughy...

Ocean pout facts and nutritional value

The Ocean pout scientifically known as Zoarces americanus, are the fish of Zoarcidae family having the body resembling eel-like or blenny-like of 3½ feet (42 inches) long. They are available in Northwest Atlantic Ocean,...

Northern pike facts and nutritional value

Northern pike (Esox Lucius) also known as Pike, American pike, Great northern pike, Common pike, Great Lakes pike, Snot rocket, Grass pike, snake, Slough shark and Slough snake, is a long and slender fish...

Ocean perch Facts and nutritional value

Sebastes alutus (Ocean Perch), belonging to genus Sebastes and family Sebastidae, has other common names such as Pacific rockfish, Red bream, Rose fish, Red perch, Pacific ocean perch and Rock Cod. It is widely...