Engraulis encrasicolus in South Africa
Point map (Engraulis encrasicolus) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish No
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Ranges from the west coast to East London, perhaps reaching Durban (Ref. 10000). Average monthly biomass during the years 1984-88 was estimated to be 352,000 tons off the west coast and 754,000 tons off the south coast (Ref. 42649). Biomass peaked in May off the west coast and in December off the south coast (Ref. 42649). Also Ref. 5430.

States/Provinces Complete? No
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Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/sf.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Pablico, Grace Tolentino
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