Longspine Porgy

Longspine Porgy

Longspine Porgy

Stenotomus caprinus

Managed by:

SAFMC


Physical description:

Distinguished by elongated dorsal spines.


Biological description:

In the Western Atlantic, found in North Carolina to Georgia in the USA. A demersal fish found in water depths ranging from 5 - 185 meters and mainly on mud bottoms.


South Atlantic Federal Regulations

Commercial:

  • Size Limit: Not subject to federal regulations
  • Trip Limit: Not subject to federal regulations
  • Regulatory Remarks: Not subject to federal regulations
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Recreational:

  • Size Limit: Not subject to federal regulations
  • Bag Limit: Not subject to federal regulations
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