Sebastes miniatus

Alternate names: vermillion rockfish

Author: (Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)


General: May not be distinguishable from S. entomelas (see S. entomelas-miniatus complex) on video.

Size: to 76 cm

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Alaska to central Baja.

Published depth range: 6 - 436 m, most commonly 50 - 150 m

Habitat description: Demersal.

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 miniatus ((Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-09-25.
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