Molluscs and Other Invertebrates

Vic Fishing Rec Guide 2015

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Mollusc restrictions

There is a ban on the taking of some molluscs from the intertidal zone along the Victorian coast.

Molluscs

Blacklip Abalone

Abalone (all species)

Catch Limits

Mussel

Mussel (all species)
Scientific name: Mytilidae

Catch Limits

Oyster

Oysters (all species)
Scientific name: Ostreidae

Catch Limits

Pipis Pipis
Scientific name: Donax deltoides

Catch Limits
Scallop

Scallop
Scientific name: Pecten fumatus

Catch Limits

Squid

Squid, octopus, cuttlefish

Catch Limits

Molluscs

Molluscs *
(all species other than abalone, mussels, oysters, scallops, squid, octopus and cuttlefish)
* Molluscs include snails, slugs, pipis, chitons and limpets.

Catch Limits

Other Invertebrates

Invertebrates are animals without a backbone.

Sandworm

Sandworm and other marine worms (all species)

Catch Limits

Urchin

Sea urchins

Catch Limits