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La pesca

La mejor calidad y la cantidad de especies del Mar de las Azores.

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Las especies del Mar de las Azores

Alfonsim

Beryx splendens

Principais artes de pesca: Palangre de fundo.

Estatuto de conservação: embora os mananciais locais pareçam relativamente saudáveis, o seu estado de conservação poderá ser afectado pelo aumento do esforço de pesca em profundidade.

Alfonsino palometón

Beryx decadactylus

Principal fishing methods: bottom longline.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, it is likely that this species will prove to be sensitive if deepwater fishing effort increases.

Anchoa

Pomatomus saltatrix

Principal fishing methods: coastal trolling and coastal pole-and-line fishing.

Conservation status: atlantic stocks appear to be healthy.

Arete

Aspitrigla cuculus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline fishing.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Atún blanco

Thunnus alalunga

Principal fishing methods: pole-and-line and surface longline and offshore .

Conservation status: red listed as Near Threatened (NT) by the IUCN for the North Atlantic. There is reason for concern as to the status of this species.

Barbada de altura

Phycis phycis

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Bellotas de Açores

Megabalanus azoricus

Principal fishing methods: gathering.

Conservation status: azorean barnacles are overexploited in many coastal areas.

Besugo

Pagellus bogaraveo

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, this species may prove to be sensitive as deepwater fishing effort increases and has been allocated a minimum commercial size of 25 cm and a TAC of 1116 tones/year.

Calamar veteado

Logilo forbesi

Principal fishing methods: handline fishing with jigs.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Cherna

Polyprion americanus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, they have shown some signs of decline.

Cigarra

Scyllarides latus

Principal fishing methods: gathering and trap fish.

Conservation status: Mediterranean slipper lobsters have a minimum commercial size of 17 cm (measured from the eye to the root of the tail) and a closed season between May 1st and August 31st has been implemented. This species is overexploited in some areas.

Congrio común

Conger conger

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: there is no immediate concern as to the status of this species in the Azores however, locally caught conger eels have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 58 cm, according to national legislation.

 

Escolar clavo

Ruvettus pretiosus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy, but it is a species not well studied.

Espetón boca amarilla

Sphyraena viridensis

Principal fishing methods: trolling, principally at night or during twilight hours.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Estornino

Scomber japonicus

Principal fishing methods: bottom longline and handline.

Conservation status: although there is no immediate concern as to the status of this species in the Azores, chub mackerel have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 20 cm, according to national legislation.

Gallineta

Scorpaena scrofa

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, this species may prove sensitive as fishing effort increases.

Jurel dentón

Pseudocaranx dentex

Principal fishing methods: handline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Langosta común

Palinurus elephas

Principal fishing methods: trap fishing.

Conservation status: Common spiny lobsters have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 9,5 cm (carapace length) and a closed season between January 1st and March 31st for females and from 1 October to 31 December for both sexes.

Lapa aspera

Patella aspera

Principal fishing methods: gathering.

Conservation status: rough azorean limpets have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 5 cm and a closed season between October 1st and April 30th. This species has been overexploited in all areas of distribution.

Lisa

Chelon labrosus

Principal fishing methods: coastal and trap net fishing.

Conservation status: Although local stocks appear healthy, thick lipped grey mullet are classified as least concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List for threatened species.

Marrajo dientuso

Isurus oxyrinchus

Principal fishing methods: surface longline.

Conservation status: the Mako shark has been red listed by the IUCN for the North Atlantic. There is good reason for concern as to the status of this species.

Mero moreno

Epinephelus marginatus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although restrictions have been enforced to prevent divers from spearfishing for dusky groupers in the Azores since 1983, there is still concern as to the status of this species.

Morena Mediterránea

Muraena helena

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Oreja de mar

Haliotis coccinea

Principal fishing methods: gathering.

Conservation status: known to be very sensitive to an intensive exploitation.

Pargo

Pagrus pagrus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although there is no immediate concern as to the status of this species, locally caught common seabream have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 20 cm.

Patudo

Thunnus obesus

Principal fishing methods: pole-and-line and surface longline.

Conservation status: although big-eye tuna have not been red listed by the IUCN for the North Atlantic, concern does exist as to the status of this species. Locally caught bigeye tuna have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 3.2 kg.

Pejepuerco blanco

Balistes capriscus

Principal fishing methods: coastal pole-and-line.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Pez cinto

Lepidopus caudatus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although once considered plentiful in the Azores, local silver scabbardfish stocks showed a sudden decline in the late 1990’s and have still yet to recover.

Pez de limón

Seriola dumerili

Principal fishing methods: coastal pole-and-line and trolling with live bait.

Conservation status: atlantic stocks appear to be healthy.

Pez de San Pedro

Zeus faber

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy, but it is a species not well studied.

Pez diablo

Epigonus telescopus

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy but, due to its biological charactheristics, they might be sensitive to an increase of the fishing effort.

Pez espada

Xiphias gladius

Principal fishing methods: surface longline.

Conservation status: locally caught swordfish have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 125 cm or 25 kg. Atlantic stocks are overexploited.

Pez Sable negro

Aphanopus carbo

Principal fishing methods: handline and deepwater longline.

Conservation status: Local stocks appear to be healthy and are considered as being “virgin stocks”.

Pollico

Helicolenus dactylopterus

Principal fishing methods: handline and deepwater longline.

Conservation status: although sampling indicates that the average size has declined notably during the last fifteen years, there is currently no reason for concern as to the status of this species.

Pulpo común

Octopus vulgaris

Principal fishing methods: gathering and trap fishing.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear healthy, Common octopus have been allocated a minimum weight of 750 g.

Rascacio de fuera

Pontinus kuhlii

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: there is no immediate concern as to the status of this species.

 

 

 

Raya de clavos

Raja clavata

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, this species has been red-listed by the IUCN as being threatened in the N. Atlantic.

Rufo imperial

Schedophilus ovalis

Principal fishing methods: hand line and bottom longline fishing.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Salema

Sarpa salpa

Principal fishing methods: tangle netting.

Conservation status: although local stocks appear to be healthy, salemas have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 18 cm in accordance with national legislation.

Salmonete de roca

Mullus surmuletus

Principal fishing methods: fish traps.

Conservation status: although there is no immediate concern as to the status of this species, locally caught red mullet have been allocated a minimum commercial size of 15 cm.

Serrano imperial

Serranus atricauda

Principal fishing methods: handline and bottom longline.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy.

Vieja

Sparisoma cretense

Principal fishing methods: handline and hand operated gillnet.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy in most areas.

Vieja

Sparisoma cretense

Principal fishing methods: handline and hand operated gillnet.

Conservation status: local stocks appear to be healthy in most areas.

Xurelo

Trachurus trachurus

Principal fishing methods: traditional lift net and bottom longline (adults).

Conservation status: stocks in the Azores appear to be healthy, with annual oscillations in abbundance.

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