Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System

Patagonian toothfish - Elan Bank
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
Resource report 2015
Patagonian toothfish - Elan Bank
Fact Sheet Citation  
Dissostichus eleginoides - Division 58.4.3a
Owned byCommission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) – More
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FAO Names: en - Patagonian toothfish, fr - Légine australe, es - Austromerluza negra, ru - Клыкач патагонский

Fishery Indicators
Production: Catch
Geographic extent of Patagonian toothfish - Elan Bank
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 - Elan Bank (Division 58.4.3a)
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 15tonnes2015
Catch 32tonnes2014
Catch 16tonnes2013
Catch 37tonnes2012
Catch 4tonnes2011
Catch -tonnes2010
Catch 31tonnes2009
Catch 9tonnes2008
Catch 3tonnes2007
Catch 88tonnes2006
Catch 97tonnes2005

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 58.4.3a  Click to open
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