Fisheries Infosite

Ling (LIN)
Maori name
Scientific name
Genypterus blacodes

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2017
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 16,600,724
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 23,192,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 22,000
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 42,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 229,000 
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
LIN5 Ling Southland 4,050,737 3,955,000 1,000 1,000 Yes Yes
LIN7 Ling Challenger 3,427,833 3,080,000 1,000 1,000 Yes Yes
LIN6 Ling Sub Antartic 3,322,697 8,505,000 0 0 Yes Yes
LIN4 Ling Chatham Rise 2,565,308 4,200,000 0 0 Yes Yes
LIN3 Ling South East (Coast) 1,807,736 2,060,000 0 0 Yes Yes
LIN2 Ling Central (East) 1,022,032 982,000 Yes Yes
LIN1 Ling Auckland (East) 404,381 400,000 20,000 40,000 Yes Yes
LIN10 Ling Kermadec 10,000 Yes Yes
LINET Ling Extra Territorial (200 mi... Yes No
LINSTR Ling South Tasman Rise Yes No
   16,600,724 23,192,000 22,000 42,000