Today’s Fresh Catch Mangrove Snapper

Mangrove Snapper

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Mangrove snapper, gray snapper  (Lutjanus griseus)

 

Description: Gray or greenish above and light on the underside, usually with an overall reddish hue that range from coppery to red.

Size: Average size inshore is 10 to 12 inches but range from 2 to 10 pounds offshore. They can reach up to 17lbs.

Food value: Excellent (Very white meat)