Sebastolobus altivelis

Alternate names: longspine thornyhead

Author: Gilbert, 1896


Size: to 39 cm

General: Long dorsal spine.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, soft substrate.

Published depth range: 201 - 1756 m; most 500 - 1,300 m.

Additional Information

Verified MBARI depth distribution: <300 m - 1759 m (March 2016).


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 altivelis (Gilbert, 1896) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-01.
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