Sebastes rubrivinctus

Alternate names: flag rockfish

Author: (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880)


General: White, with four vertical orange bands, the first one in a C-shape. Similar to S. babcocki, which are much more common. Orange band runs through the eye.

Size: to 44 cm

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Oregon to central Baja.

Published depth range: 30 - 418 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 rubrivinctus ((Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) ) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-05-06.
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