Sebastes auriculatus is (very) poisonous and the poison can kill you under circumstances!!!
If you want to keep Sebastes auriculatus, inform yourself about the poison and its effects before buying. Keep a note with the telephone number of the poison emergency call and all necessary information about the animal next to your aquarium so that you can be helped quickly in an emergency.
The telephone numbers of the poison emergency call can be found here:
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Sebastes auriculatus Girard, 1854
The brown rockfish (Sebastes auriculatus), whose other names include brown bass, and brown bomber, is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Sebastidae. A sedentary rockfish found in shallow water and bays, among sheltering weed-covered rocks or around pilings
Inhabit rocky reefs, mainly at depths greater than 10 m.
Solitary and territorial, defending a home crevice among rocks. Juveniles pelagic. Viviparous.
Quickly changes color when disturbed or when there is a change in lighting.
Caught infrequently and incidentally marketed as rockfish.