Aphanopus Carbo

Black Scabbardfish (Aphanopus Carbo)

Our Black Scabbardfish (Aphanopus Carbo) are frozen at sea on our vessel M/V RAN. They are block frozen and packed in 16 kg block cartons/bags.

Aphanopus Carbo is a bathypelagic cutlassfish of the family Trichiuridae found in the Atlantic Ocean between latitudes 69° N and 27° N. They are commonly known as the Black Scabbardfish.

It lives at depths between 180 to 1,700 m and it's length is up to 110 cm, but reaches maturity at around 80 to 85 cm.

Source: Wikipedia