Maxwell, William D. and Schultze, Donald L.
Southern California partyboat sampling study Quarterly Report no. 2.
Long Beach, CA,
California Department of Fish and Game, Marine Resources Region,
(Marine Resources Administrative Report, 76-6)
During the period October 1 - December 31, 1975,
Department personnel made 176 sampling trips aboard
southern California partyboats. A total of 25,721 fish
from 77 species was identified and measured.
Otoliths were removed from 1,767 rockfish carcasses
representing 30 species for use in age determination.
Sampling personnel tagged and released 192 California
barracuda, Sphyraena argentea; 2 white seabass, Cynoscion
nobilis; and 29 sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria.
The 10 most common species sampled during this period
represented 84% of the total number of fish measured.
These were, in order of importance; bocaccio, Sebastes
paucispinis; Pacific bonito, Sarda chiliensis; chilipepper,
Sebastes goodei; olive rockfish, Sebastes serranoides;
vermilion rockfish, Sebastes miniatus, white croaker,
Genyonemus lineatus; blue rockfish, Sebastes mystinus;
greenspotted rockfish, Sebastes chlorostictus; sculpin,
Scorpaena guttata; and Pacific mackerel, Scomber japonicus.
Bocaccio alone accounted for 44% of the sampled catch. (20pp.)
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||Southern California partyboat sampling study Quarterly Report no. 2
|Maxwell, William D.|
|Schultze, Donald L.|
||Marine Resources Administrative Report
||California Department of Fish and Game, Marine Resources Region
|Place of Publication:
||Long Beach, CA
||California Department of Fish and Game
||12 Aug 2007 14:28
||29 Sep 2011 22:36
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