Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Pink spiny lobster - Mauritania
Fact Sheet Title  Fact Sheet
CECAF Scientific advice 2000
Pink spiny lobster - Mauritania
Fact Sheet Citation  
Langouste rose (Palinurus mauritanicus) en Mauritanie 20°46'' - 15°50''
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Species List:
Species Ref: en - Pink spiny lobster, fr - Langouste rose, es - Langosta mora
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Aq Res
Biological Stock: Yes         Value: National
Reference year: 1999
Aq Res State Trend

Fully exploited in Mauritania.
Habitat Bio
Bottom Type: Hard rocky bottom; Soft bottom - clean sand.   Depth Zone: Slope (200 m - 1000 m).   Horizontal Dist: Oceanic.   Vertical Dist: Demersal/Benthic.  

Geo Dist
Geo Dist: Unspecified

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: National

Water Area Overview
Aq Res Struct
Biological Stock: Yes
“Report of the Workshop on the Assessment and Management of Shrimps and Crabs in Southwest Africa (Luanda, Angola, 8-12 Marc 1999).” A.M. Caramelo, M. Lamboeuf and M. Tandstad 1999 GCP/RAF/302/EEC FAO.
“Rapport du 5e Groupe de travail IMROP: Evaluation des stocks et aménagement des pêcheries de la ZEE mauritanienne.” 1899-12-30.
“Description et evaluation des ressources halieutiques de la ZEE mauritanienne. Rapport du groupe de travail CNROP/FAO/ORSTOM. Nouadhibou, Mauritanie, 16-27 septembre 1985. COPACE/PACE SERIES 86/37.” E. Josse, S. Garcia 1986 COPACE/PACE SERIES 86/37.
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