Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Antarctic toothfish - High Latitude, Western Indian Ocean
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
Resource report 2015
Antarctic toothfish - High Latitude, Western Indian Ocean
Fact Sheet Citation  
Dissostichus mawsoni - Division 58.4.2
Owned byCommission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) – More
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FAO Names: en - Antarctic toothfish, fr - Légine antarctique, es - Austromerluza antártica, ru - Клыкач антарктический

Fishery Indicators
Production: Catch
Geographic extent of Antarctic toothfish - High Latitude, Western Indian Ocean
Main Descriptors
Considered a single stock: Yes        Spatial Scale: Regional
Management unit: Yes        Reference year: 2015
Biological State and Trend

For information on current biological state and trend, please refer to the latest CCAMLR Fishery Report indicated in the bibliography.
Habitat and Biology
Climatic zone: Polar.   Depth zone: Abyssal ( >1000m).   Horizontal distribution: Oceanic.   Vertical distribution: Demersal.  

Geographical Distribution
Jurisdictional distribution: High Seas Purely

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: Regional

Geo References
Resource Structure
Considered a single stock: Yes
Southern Ocean Toothfish fishery - High Latitude, Western Indian Ocean (Division 58.4.2)
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 10tonnes2015
Catch -tonnes2014
Catch 4tonnes2013
Catch 54tonnes2012
Catch 136tonnes2011
Catch 93tonnes2010
Catch 66tonnes2009
Catch 216tonnes2008
Catch 124tonnes2007
Catch 163tonnes2006
Catch 125tonnes2005
Catch 20tonnes2004
Catch 117tonnes2003
Catch -tonnes2002
Catch -tonnes2001
Catch -tonnes2000
Catch -tonnes1999
Catch -tonnes1998
Catch -tonnes1997
Catch -tonnes1996
Catch -tonnes1995
Catch -tonnes1994
Catch -tonnes1993
Catch -tonnes1992
Catch 0tonnes1991
Catch 1tonnes1990
Catch 0tonnes1989
Catch -tonnes1988
Catch -tonnes1987
Catch 0tonnes1986
Catch 0tonnes1985

Annual assessment and review
Assessment Model
Type:  Others
Development of integrated assessment

Ecosystem-based, precautionary approach
Management unit: Yes
Fishery Report 2015: Exploratory fishery for Dissostichus spp. in Division 58.4.2  Click to open
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