Fisheries Infosite

Cardinal fish (CDL)
Scientific name
Epigonus telescopus

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2016
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 521,624
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 1,968,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg)
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg)
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 140,000 
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
CDL2 Cardinalfish Central(East) 298,599 440,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL3 Cardinalfish South-East(Coast) 136,243 196,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL1 Cardinalfish Auckland(East) 35,305 1,200,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL4 Cardinalfish South-East(Chatha... 29,940 66,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL5 Cardinalfish Southland 14,861 22,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL7 Cardinalfish Challenger 3,332 39,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL9 Cardinalfish Auckland(West) 2,012 4,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL6 Cardinalfish Sub-Antartic 1,332 1,000 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL10 Cardinalfish Kermadec 0 0 0 Yes Yes
CDL8 Cardinalfish Central(West) 0 0 0 Yes Yes
CDLET Cardinalfish Extra Territorial... Yes No
   521,624 1,968,000 0 0