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|EMW-63||1||Atlantic menhaden||Atlantic menhaden||Brevoortia tyrannus||162.08||349.22||Both||Average weight ("average","mean")||NONE||Atlantic Menhaden.|
From fishbase.org, all common names of "Atlantic Menhaden" refer to Brevoortia tyrannus. "Brevoortia tyrannus" is not specified in the text of this reference but is cited in its references.
An estimated mean weight was calculated from data in table 2.3.
Table 2.3 (p7) gives estimated landings in numbers and weight for each of the years 1955-2001.
The mean weight calculated from this for each of the years 1997-2001 (latest 5 years) ranges from 162.08 to 349.22. From this an estimated mean weight range of 162.08 - 349.22 was taken.
|More info.||"Analysis on the Status of Atlantic Menhaden stock" |
"The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission" website
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