Red snapper fish is commonly found in the Indian ocean and in the Persian Gulf. It is rich in protein and vitamins and provide several health benefits when taken as part of a balanced diet.Alternative NamesSulthan bassi(Qatar)മൊപ്പലകോര, കിളിമീന്,Kilimeen,Moplakora(India)Sulthan Ibrahim(United Arab Emirates)Bisugong putik, Bisugo(Philippines)Katti(Pakistan)
Product detailsScientific name:
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Nemipteridae (Threadfin breams, Whiptail breams)
Nemipterus: Greek, nema, -atos = filament + Greek, pteron = wing, finEnvironment / Climate / Range Ecology:
Marine; demersal; non-migratory; depth range 18 - 100 m,Indian Ocean: Red Sea, Persian Gulf, east Africa south to Delagoa Bay in Mozambique, Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar, Arabian Sea, Sri Lanka, Bay of Bengal, Andaman Sea, and Strait of Malacca.