Mediterranean fishermen on the Italian island of Elba, fish a shark with its fins and a pig with its face. marine species they discovered. Because of its flat head, wide eyes, and pinkish nose porkfish
It’s called . At most, when it comes out of the water pig-like grunts, it is identified by this name.
Yuri Tiberto of the Elba Aquarium said of the discovered fish, “ This fish is often called the ‘porkfish’ because it starts grumbling when it comes out of the water.”. As the fishing net announces the discovery of said fish, the shark is dragged through the water before being pulled to the pier. dead stated that it was found. International Union for Conservation of Nature, The reason why Mediterranean people are surprised to see these sharks is that the shark population has been in decline for years” he said. This species is on the red list of threatened species. “vulnerable”.
The Mediterranean is home to interesting sharks
Last year, scientists found a skinless and toothless shark species in the Mediterranean again. Latin name Galeus melastomus, also known as spotted catfish. It mainly feeds on invertebrates, cephalopods and small bony fish. Caught at a depth of 500 meters off Cape Carbonara, this species reaches 302 millimeters in length and 82.7 grams in cubollarse.