Fisheries Infosite

FAR 2018/26 - Distribution and abundance of toheroa at Oreti Beach, Murihiku/Southland, 2016โ€“17.


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This report presents population data for toheroa (Paphies ventricosa) at Oreti Beach in Southland, based on a field survey conducted in 2016–17.  Population information includes abundance estimates and size-frequency data, including data for different size classes.  Survey data indicate a stable toheroa population with an influx of juveniles (less than 40 mm shell length) since the preceding survey in 2013–14.

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Thursday, 5 July 2018
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Author: Berkenbusch K.; Neubauer P.;

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