Rays Bream (Brama Brama)

Latin name: Brama brama
Common name: Ray's bream
Other names: Atlantic pomfret
In other languages: E: Japuta, F: Grande Castagnole
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Bramidae
Genus: Brama

Distribution: Found throughout the western Mediterranean to the west coast of Italy.

Habitat: A pelagic open water fish that is truly oceanic, living in mid-waters down to 100 metres with a preference for the temperate latitudes.

Size: Common: 30 - 50cm, maximum: 70cm.