Sebastes helvomaculatus

Alternate names: rosethorn rockfish

Author: Ayres, 1859


General: Look for yellow-green stripes.

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 25 - 549 m

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

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

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World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Rocha-Olivares, A., R. H. Rosenblatt, and R. D. Vetter (1999). Molecular evolution, systematics, and zoogeography of the rockfish subgenus Sebastomus (Sebastes, Scorpaenidae) based on mitochondrial cytochrome b and control region sequences. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 11(3):441-458.

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

Citation: Sebastes helvomaculatus (Ayres, 1859) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2018-07-20.
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