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humpheadwrasse_detailed.pdf

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-Banned spear fishing

-Requires license to export marine products

-Conservation areas for babies to grow

-Must reach 63.5 cm to fish

-Export Ban

-Fishing at coral reefs require permit

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Humphead wrasse videos, photos and facts - Cheilinus undulatus - ARKive

Humphead wrasse videos, photos and facts - Cheilinus undulatus - ARKive | Conservation Biology | Scoop.it
Learn more about the Humphead wrasse - with amazing Humphead wrasse videos, photos and facts on ARKive
Winston So's insight:

-Never been common in its range and recent reports have revealed a worrying decline in numbers

-Extremely vulnerable to exploitation and the population can only sustain light levels of fishing 

-Flesh of this fish has been highly prized 

-Most highly sought species of the Live Reef Food Fish Trade

-Up to US $100 per kilogram at retail in Hong Kong

-Numbers dwindle the rarity of the species is likely to increase the price

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SSNCOP13_wrasse_EN.pdf

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-banned from export

-ban the capture, sale and export of humphead wrasse

-banned specimens in resturants and markets

-need a fishing permit to fish in countries

-limited amount of fish to catch

-illegal to fish humphead wrasse

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