Sebastolobus alascanus

Alternate names: shortspine thornyhead

Author: Bean, 1890


General: Short dorsal spine; larger sizes have a large, wide head.

Size: to 80 cm

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.

Published depth range: 20 - 1524 m; most between 150 - 450 m.

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.

Citation: Sebastolobus alascanus (Bean, 1890) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-05-06.
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