Cod icefish Patagonian toothfish
|A set longline consists of a main line and snoods with baited hooks (occasionally unbaited) at regular intervals and which is set, in general, on or near the bottom.|
|In general two types of jigger vessels are engaged in fisheries.
|Species EnvironmentFound in deep waters between 70 and 1500 m, Dissostichus eleginoides is reported as having a pelagic behaviour during some periods of its life. Feeds on other fishes and cephalopods.|