BUTTERFISH / PAMPANITO
    Scientific Name: Peprilus Medius
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    Vernacular Names:
    Es/Sp: Palometa cometrapo
    Fr/Fr: Stromaté du Pacifique
    In/En: Pacific harvestfish

    Local Names:
    • Colombia: Palometa, Pámpano, Trancanil.
    • Costa Rica: Salema, Zulema.
    • Ecuador: Pámpano, Gallinazo.
    • México: Palometa
    • Panamá: Pajarita, Pajarita del golfo, Pámpano.
    • Perú: Camiseta, Campanito, Cometrapo, Palometa, Pampanito.

    Commercial names: Butterfish

    Simile of international trade: Peprilus ovatus, P. simillimus, P. triacanthus, Stromateus spp.

    Fishing season: All year round.

    Geographical distribution: Its distribution goes from 32° 43’ N to 18° 20’ S in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

    Habitat and biology: It is found in waters of the continental platform, from 12 m of depth, of bentonic and pelagic – coastal habitat.

    Length: Its maximum length 25 70 cm (SL).

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