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North Coast demersal fisheries status report. In: State of the fisheries and aquatic resources report 2010/11. Eds W. J. Fletcher and K. Santoro.

Newman, S.J., Wakefield, C.B., Skepper, C., Marriott, R., Cliff, M., Boddington, D., Mitsopoulos, G., Rome, B., Green, R. and Blazeski, S. (2011) North Coast demersal fisheries status report. In: State of the fisheries and aquatic resources report 2010/11. Eds W. J. Fletcher and K. Santoro. Department of Fisheries, Perth, Western Australia, pp. 190-208.

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    Abstract

    There are a number of commercial and recreational fisheries that operate in this region which target, to varying degrees, the following tropical, demersal fish species (in order of gross tonnage); goldband snapper (Pristipomoides multidens), red emperor (Lutjanus sebae), bluespotted emperor (Lethrinus punctulatus), saddletail snapper (Lutjanus malabaricus), crimson snapper (Lutjanus erythropterus), rosy threadfin bream (Nemipterus furcosus), Rankin cod (Epinephelus multinotatus), brownstripe snapper (Lutjanus vitta), spangled emperor (Lethrinus nebulosus) and frypan snapper (Argyrops spinifer). Each of these fisheries is outlined below.

    Publication Type: Report
    Publisher: Department of Fisheries
    URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/7047
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