Sebastes levis

Alternate names: cowcod

Author: (Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889)


Size: to 94 cm

General: Look for vertical bars on the body and lines radiating from the eye.

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 40 - 491 m

Ocean range (global): Newport, Oregon to central Baja California.

Habitat description: Benthic, adults on high-relief rock outcrops.

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.

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 levis ((Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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