Cuckoo ray (Leucoraja naevus) in Division IXa (west of Galicia, Portugal, and Gulf of Cadiz)
Based on the ICES approach to data-limited stocks, ICES advises that landings should be reduced by 4%. Based on estimated species-specific landings, this would imply landings of 46 t in each of 2015 and 2016. Discards have not been quantified and there is some discard survival.
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