Size: to 58 cm
General: Deep-bodied and more perch-shaped compared to S. melanostomus; saddle on side may form an H pattern. Likely to be perched on top of something.
Published depth range: 25 - 904 m, most commonly 140 - 210 m.
Ocean range (global): Bering Sea to Santa Catalina Island, California.
Habitat description: Benthic.
Consulting taxonomist: Donna Kline, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, Moss Landing, CA.
ReferencesEncyclopedia 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.
Butler, J.L., M.S. Love, and T. Laidig (2012). A guide to the rockfishes, thornyheads, and scorpionfishes of the Northeast Pacific. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 185 pp.
Citation: Sebastes crameri ((Jordan, 1897) ) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Sebastes%20crameri. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-01-18.