Market Names

Anglerfish, Goosefish, Bellyfish, Allmouth, Bullmouth, Frogfish, Devilfish, Poor Man’s Lobster

Where Caught

Monkfish are primarily harvested in the northern Atlantic Ocean. Harvesting occurs from Newfoundland to North Carolina in the western Atlantic, and from coastal Norway to the Mediterranean in the Eastern Atlantic.

How Caught

Wild Caught primarily by bottom trawlers and gillnets, although dredges do account for a small amount of the landings.

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