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Spiny red rock lobster (CRA)
Maori name
Scientific name
Jasus edwardsii
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 
for the 12 month period to 31/03/2016
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 1,952,562
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 2,889,618
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 195,500
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 409,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 371,000 
Illegal take (kg) Unknown 
Commercial Catch vs. Allowance* - Trend
Reported catch by month* - Trend
*All amounts are shown in thousands of kgs.

Fishstock CodeNameReported comm. catch (kg)TACC (kg)Cust. allow. (kg)Rec. allow. (kg)Target In QMS
CRA8 Spiny red rock lobster Souther... 579,976 962,000 30,000 33,000 Yes Yes
CRA5 Spiny red rock lobster Canterb... 311,243 350,000 40,000 40,000 Yes Yes
CRA4 Spiny red rock lobster Welling... 283,884 467,000 35,000 85,000 Yes Yes
CRA3 Spiny red rock lobster Gisborn... 202,804 260,950 20,000 20,000 Yes Yes
CRA6 Spiny red rock lobster Chatham... 184,568 360,000 4,000 6,000 Yes Yes
CRA2 Spiny red rock lobster Bay of ... 132,810 200,000 16,500 140,000 Yes Yes
CRA1 Spiny red rock lobster Northla... 112,255 131,062 20,000 50,000 Yes Yes
CRA7 Spiny red rock lobster Otago 87,418 97,720 10,000 5,000 Yes Yes
CRA9 Spiny red rock lobster Westlan... 57,604 60,800 20,000 30,000 Yes Yes
CRA10 Spiny red rock lobster Kermade... 86 Yes Yes
CRAET Spiny red rock lobster Extra T... Yes No
   1,952,562 2,889,618 195,500 409,000