Sebastes mystinusis commonly referred to as Blue rockfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Cold water animal. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 13048 AphiaID: 274823 Scientific: Sebastes mystinus German: Blauer Stachelkopf English: Blue Rockfish Category: Sebastes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Scorpaeniformes (Order) > Sebastidae (Family) > Sebastes (Genus) > mystinus (Species) Initial determination: (Jordan & Gilbert, ), 1881 Occurrence: Alaska, Canada , Gulf of California, North Pacific (Ocean), Northeast Pacific Ocean, USA Sea depth: 0 - 550 Meter Size: 21.65" - 24.02" (55cm - 61cm) Weight: 3,8 kg Temperature: °F - 53.6 °F (°C - 12°C) Food: Jellyfish, omnivore, Plankton, Sepia, Snails Difficulty: Cold water animal Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Sebastes mystinus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1881)
Blue rockfish have a relatively smooth and oval appearance compared to other members of Sebastes, with very few head spines. Color is a bluish black to gray, with some darker mottling, including a pair of stripes angling down and back from the eye.
Sebastes (Sebastosomus) mystinus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1881)· accepted, alternate representation
Sebastichthys mystinus Jordan & Gilbert, 1881
Sebastodes mystinus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1881)
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