ASFIS List of Species for Fishery Statistics Purposes

The FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Statistics and Information Branch (FIAS) collates world capture and aquaculture production statistics at either the species, genus, family or higher taxonomic levels in 2 269 statistical categories (2015 data) referred to as species items.

ASFIS list of species includes 12 721 species items selected according to their interest or relation to fisheries and aquaculture. For each species item stored in a record, codes (ISSCAAP group, taxonomic and 3-alpha) and taxonomic information (scientific name, author(s), family, and higher taxonomic classification) are provided. An English name is available for most of the records, and about one third of them have also a French and Spanish name. Information is also provided about the availability of fishery production statistics on the species item in the FAO databases.

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GN_Metadata_Show http://geonetwork-french-tunaatlas.d4science.org/geonetwork/srv/en/catalog.search#/metadata/species_asfis
GN_Metadata_Source http://geonetwork-french-tunaatlas.d4science.org/geonetwork/srv/en/xml.metadata.get?uuid=species_asfis
GN_URL http://geonetwork-french-tunaatlas.d4science.org/geonetwork
Additional Info
Field Value
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contact-email luca.garibaldi@fao.org
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GUID species_asfis
licence []
metadata-date 2018-06-26T14:49:21
metadata-language eng
point_of_contact Garibaldi Luca, luca.garibaldi@fao.org
resource-type dataset
responsible-party
[{"name": "FAO - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (FI). Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA)", "roles": ["publisher"]}]
spatial
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system:type Dataset
temporal-extent-begin 1950-01-01T00:00:00
temporal-extent-end 2018-01-01T00:00:00
Management Info
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Author Institut de recherche pour le développement (IRD),MARBEC Research Unit, Observatory of Exploited Tropical Pelagic Ecosystems,IRD, UMR MARBEC & COI,FAO - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (FI). Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA)
Maintainer iMarine Catalogue Manager
Last Updated 6 September 2021, 15:07 (CEST)
Created 6 September 2021, 15:07 (CEST)