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Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual fish capture (FAO) by country fishing fleets (2007 - 2016)

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Summary for French Guiana (2007-2016)
TotalCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
All fish species with an EMW
(Estimated Mean Weight)
Total fish capture          2,661100
out of total fisheries capture          3,754

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This page shows FAO reported fish capture tonnages (by fishing fleets of the selected country above for the year shown)
by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in fishcount study) and estimated fish numbers based on that EMW.

Data for French Guiana (2007-2016)
SpeciesClassCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Weakfishes neiActinopterygii          1,565 Not estimated
Sea catfishes neiActinopterygii            491 Not estimated
TripletailActinopterygii            119 Not estimated
Snooks(=Robalos) neiActinopterygii            108 Not estimated
Parassi mulletActinopterygii             83 Not estimated
Marine fishes neiMixed             70 Not estimated
Highwaterman catfishActinopterygii             39 Not estimated
Dogfish sharks neiElasmobranchii             37 Not estimated
Groupers neiActinopterygii             33 Not estimated
Yellowfin river pellonaActinopterygii             31 Not estimated
TarponActinopterygii             2940,000EMW-334<1
Rays stingrays mantas neiElasmobranchii             21 Not estimated
Seerfishes neiActinopterygii             17 Not estimated
Jacks crevalles neiActinopterygii             16 Not estimated
Flatfishes neiActinopterygii              3 Not estimated
Totals by estimate type:
ClassCapture (t)Percent of total
fish capture %
Estimated numbers
   Single species with an EMW
   Actinopterygii             291<1
   All classes             291<1
Totals for species with an EMWAll Classes             291<1
   Species without an EMW
   Actinopterygii          2,50494 Not estimated
   Elasmobranchii             582 Not estimated
   Mixed             703 Not estimated
Totals for species without EMWAll classes          2,63299 Not estimated
Total fish capture          2,661100
out of total fisheries capture          3,754
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".