Zalembius rosaceus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Pink seaperch
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 Family:  Embiotocidae (Surfperches)
 Max. size:  20 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 8 - 229 m
 Distribution:  Eastern Pacific: Point Delgada, California, USA to San Cristobal Bay, southern Baja California and in Gulf of California.
 Biology:  Adults occur offshore (Ref. 2850). Usually found in deeper water than other surfperches (Ref. 2850). Viviparous, female carries the developing young (Ref. 205).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 15.07.11
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 25.07.94

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