Fisheries Infosite

Patagonian Toothfish (FMAs 1-10 combined) (PTO1)
Scientific name
Dissostichus eleginoides

Physical characteristics

There is currently no data available for this species.

Life cycle




Patagonian toothfish (PTO) are also known under species code; POA when inconnection with CCAMLR (Commission for the Conservation of Marine Living Resources)
Key statistics
Recreational significance Low
Customary significance Low
Reported commercial catch1 (tonnes)
Quota value estimate2 (NZ$m)
Exports estimate2 (NZ$m)
1 Reported commercial catch is calculated for the 12 month period to 30/09/2025
2 Quota value and exports are calculated pro-rata to reported commercial catch for the 12 month period to 30/09/2025