Fisheries Infosite

Gemfish (SKI)
Maori name
Scientific name
Rexea spp.

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2022
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 57,800
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 2,180,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 8,000
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 32,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 41,000 
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
SKI1 Gemfish Auckland (East) 17,556 252,000 3,000 27,000 Yes Yes
SKI7 Gemfish Challenger 14,767 839,000 1,000 0 Yes Yes
SKI2 Gemfish Central (East) 13,333 240,000 3,000 5,000 Yes Yes
SKI3 Gemfish South East (Coast) 12,144 839,000 1,000 0 Yes Yes
SKI10 Gemfish Kermadec 10,000 Yes Yes
SKIET Gemfish Extra Territorial (200... Yes No
   57,800 2,180,000 8,000 32,000