Sebastes thompsoni (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925)
Sebastes thompsoni
photo by IGFA

Family:  Sebastidae (Rockfishes, rockcods and thornyheads), subfamily: Sebastinae
Max. size:  30 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 40 - 150 m, oceanodromous
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: northern Japan.
Biology:  Juveniles associate with drifting seaweed (Ref. 12114, 12115). Viviparous (Ref. 34817).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 09.05.95
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 08.09.03

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