Sebastes brevispinis

Alternate names: silvergray rockfish

Author: Barsukov, 1970


General: Rare, compare to bocaccio (S. paucispinus), and chilipepper (S. goodei).

Size: to 73 cm

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 0 - 436, most common 100 - 300 m.

Ocean range (global): Gulf of Alaska to central Baja.

Habitat description: Benthic.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Love, M.S., M. Yoklavich, and L. Thorsteinson (2002). The rockfishes of the northeast Pacific. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 404 pp.

Citation: Sebastes brevispinis (Barsukov, 1970) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-08-02.
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