Notes on this FAO species category: EMW-306

EMW idFAO Species CategoryNotes
EMW-306Sandeels(=Sandlances) neiThis category includes species in the family Ammodytidae (Sand lances) and genus Ammodytes.

The mean weight estimated for this species category was based on a reference giving an average weight for the family Ammodytidae.

From FAO FishStat, > 99% capture of “Sandeels=sandlances nei” in1999-2007 was within the “Atlantic Northeast” ocean region.