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Title 50Chapter VIPart 665Subpart D → §665.401

Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
Subpart D—Mariana Archipelago Fisheries

§665.401   Definitions.

As used in §§665.400 through 665.419:

CNMI commercial bottomfish permit means the permit required by §665.404(a)(2) to engage in commercial fishing for Mariana bottomfish MUS in the CNMI management subarea.

Guam bottomfish permit means the permit required by §665.404(a)(1) to use a large vessel to fish for, land, or transship Mariana bottomfish MUS shoreward of the outer boundary of the Guam subarea of the Mariana fishery management area.

Mariana bottomfish ecosystem component species (Mariana bottomfish ECS) means those species identified as ECS in the Marianas Archipelago FEP and not defined as Mariana bottomfish MUS.

Mariana bottomfish management unit species (Mariana bottomfish MUS) means the following fish:

Local nameCommon nameScientific name
(1) lehi/maroobwred snapper, silvermouthAphareus rutilans.
(2) tarakitu/etamgiant trevally, jackCaranx ignobilis.
(3) tarakiton attelong, orongblack trevally, jackCaranx lugubris.
(4) bueli, bwelelunartail grouperVariola louti.
(5) buninas agaga', falaghal moroobwred snapperEtelis carbunculus.
(6) abuninas, taighulupeghred snapperEtelis coruscans.
(7) mafuti, atighredgill emperorLethrinus rubrioperculatus.
(8) funai, saasblueline snapperLutjanus kasmira.
(9) buninas, falaghal-maroobwyellowtail snapperPristipomoides auricilla.
(10) buninas, pakapaka, falaghal-maroobw,pink snapperPristipomoides filamentosus.
(11) buninas, falaghal-maroobwyelloweye snapperPristipomoides flavipinnis.
(12) buninas, falaghal-maroobwpink snapperPristipomoides sieboldii.
(13) buninas rayao amariyu, falaghal-maroobwflower snapperPristipomoides zonatus.

[75 FR 2205, Jan. 14, 2010, as amended at 84 FR 2774, Feb. 8, 2019; 84 FR 29397, June 24, 2019]

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