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Antarctic toothfish - Eastern Ross Sea
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
Resource report 2015
Antarctic toothfish - Eastern Ross Sea
Fact Sheet Citation  
Dissostichus mawsoni - Subarea 88.1
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 - Eastern Ross Sea
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 - Eastern Ross Sea (Subarea 88.1)
Fishery Indicators
TypeMeasureValueUnitTime period
ProductionCatch 2724tonnes2015
Catch 2921tonnes2014
Catch 3162tonnes2013
Catch 3173tonnes2012
Catch 2836tonnes2011
Catch 2868tonnes2010
Catch 2432tonnes2009
Catch 2251tonnes2008
Catch 3079tonnes2007
Catch 2968tonnes2006
Catch 3098tonnes2005
Catch 2184tonnes2004
Catch 1805tonnes2003
Catch 1313tonnes2002
Catch 626tonnes2001
Catch 751tonnes2000
Catch 296tonnes1999
Catch 41tonnes1998

Biennial assessment and review
Assessment Model
Type:  Others

Ecosystem-based, precautionary approach based on fishery, observer and research data.
Management unit: Yes
Fishery Report 2015: Exploratory fishery for Dissostichus spp. in Subarea 88.1  Click to open
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