Atlantic Pomfret

By xfernal on 9/28/2015 11:32:44 PM • Rank (1251) • Views 1277
Scientific Name: Brama brama
Ideal Temp: 55-75ºF (12-24ºC)
Environment: Offshore
Technique: Bottom Fishing
Lure Type: Bottom Rig

The Atlantic pomfret or Ray's bream (after naturalist, John Ray), Brama brama, is a pomfret of the family Bramidae, found in the Atlantic, Indian, and South Pacific Oceans, at depths down to 3,000 feet. Its length is between 15 and 40 inches. 

Opportunistic feeder on small fishes, cephalopods, amphipods, and euphausiids.

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