BUENOS AIRES, June 7 (Reuters) - Drilling has started at Fenix gas field in Argentina, the largest natural gas field being currently developed off the South American country's coast, according to a statement published on Friday by Wintershall Dea.

Wintershall Dea is operating the filed, located around 60 kilometers off the coast of Tierra del Fuego, along with its partners Total Austral, a subsidiary of TotalEnergies, and Pan American Energy. (Reporting by Adam Jourdan; Editing by Gabriel Araujo)