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|EMW id||EMW ref. id||FAO species category||Species||Scientific name||Lower EMW (g)||Upper EMW (g)||Reference indicates lower or upper EMW figure?||EMW Method||Similar species EMW id||Length-weight calculations||Link to reference (external site)||Reference document||Reference url (or book)||Link to FishBase.org Species Summary (external site)||Species not given ind|
|EMW-62||1||Atlantic mackerel||Atlantic mackerel||Scomber scombrus||389.00||389.00||Both||Average weight ("average of most","usual weight", "weight of most")||NONE||Atlantic mackerel Scomber scombrus |
"In 2002, for the third consecutive year, the mackerel landings were characterized by the presence of a very high proportion of fish from the 1999 year-class (Figure 8). Over the years 2000, 2001 and 2002 at ages 1,2,and 3, these fish have accounted for 63%, 68% and 77% of the total recorded catch by number.
...."In 2002, the average length of the fish in the 1999 year-class was 323 mm, and their average weight was 389 g."
|More info.||"Atlantic Mackerel of the North West Atlantic 2002"|
Fisheries and Oceans Canada website
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