Sebastes umbrosus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
Honeycomb rockfish
photo by Gotshall, D.W.

Family:  Sebastidae (Rockfishes, rockcods and thornyheads), subfamily: Sebastinae
Max. size:  29.8 cm TL (male/unsexed); max.weight: 570.0 g
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 30 - 119 m
Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: Point Pinos, Monterey County in central California, USA to southern central Baja California, Mexico.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occur on or near bottom, usually shallower than 70 m (Ref. 2850). Viviparous (Ref. 34817).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Froese, Rainer - 10.03.02
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 11.07.94

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