Whiting (Merlangius merlangus)
Big rod-caught whiting can weigh 1.4 Kg (3 lbs) or more. The average whiting weighs around 0.5 Kg (1 lb).
LC – Least Concern
Ballan Wrasse (Labrus bergylta)
Cuckoo Wrasse (Labrus mixtus)
Big rod-caught ballan wrasse can weigh 2.7 Kg (6 lbs) or more. The average ballan wrasse weighs around 1 Kg (2¼ lbs).
Cuckoo wrasse are much smaller, big rod-caught cuckoo wrasse can weigh 0.55 Kg (1¼ lbs) or more. The average cuckoo wrasse weighs around 227 g (½ lb).
Both species of wrasse have the LC – Least Concern – status.