Profile updated on 9 December 2021
Northern red snapper
Huachinango de castilla, Guachinango
The stock structure of the species in Mexican waters is unknown but a biological stock exists in US waters. A management unit is therefore considered to exist in Mexico Gulf of Mexico in lack of a formal stock assessment (SAGARPA 2012). This profile may undergo restructuring in the future as new information comes to light.
Image: NOAA FishWatch, 2012