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Estimated numbers of individuals in average annual capture (FAO) of selected fish species (2007-2016)

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This page shows FAO reported fish capture tonnages for 2007-2016 by species category together with the estimated mean weight (EMW) (obtained in this study)
and estimated fish numbers based on that EMW.

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Data for Bluntnose sixgill shark (2007-2016)
SpeciesCountryCapture (t)Estimated
mean weight
(EMW) (g)
EMW idEstimated numbers
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Morocco             19500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Malta              5500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)France              4500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Argentina              3500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Portugal              1500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Spain              <1500,000167 <1
Bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus)Falkland Is.(Malvinas)              <1500,000167 <1
Total              32<1
   Source of production tonnage : FAO FishStat "Capture Production 1950-2016 (Release Date: 15th March 2018)".