Smooth / Oreo Dory

Smooth Oreo Dory  (Pseudocyttus maculates)

They are a deepwater species found only in the Southern Hemisphere and live at depths between 600 - 1200 meters. They have a mid-grey body with darker fins and scales that can be dislodged under pressure.

Smooth Oreo are caught year-round by deep-sea trawling along the Chatham Rise and in the south-eastern area of the EEZ.

Fillets are firm, white and do not flake easily.  Fillets hold together while cooking and are suitable for most cooking methods.

Product Grade Pack size Land Frozen Sea Frozen
Dressed 0-230g
230-420g
420g+
22kg - Yes
Fillets 60-110g
110-170g
170-225g
225g+
5kg, 10kg Yes -
IQF Fillets 60-110g
110-170g
170-225g
225g+
5kg Yes -

Quota in New Zealand (tonnes/annum)

Total Sanford
Area 1 1500 536
Area 3A 3350 1130
Area 4 7000 2314
Area 6 6000 1189
Area 10 10 0
TOTAL 18860 5169

Nutritional Information

Raw per 100g edible portion
Energy (kj) 344
Protein (g) 11
Carbohydrate (g) 0
Sugar (g) 0
Total Fat (g) 4.1
Saturated Fat (g) -
Sodium (mg) 113