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Porocottus mednius  (Bean, 1898)

Pored sculpin
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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Cottidae (Sculpins)
Etymology: Porocottus: Greek, poros = porous + Greek, kottos = a fish (Ref. 45335).

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; demersal; depth range 0 - 20 m (Ref. 58496).   Temperate, preferred ?

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North Pacific: Bering Sea to Kodiak Island, Alaska.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 7.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2850)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in tide pools (Ref. 2850). Minimum depth reported at 0 m (Ref. 50610).

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Eschmeyer, W.N., E.S. Herald and H. Hammann, 1983. A field guide to Pacific coast fishes of North America. Boston (MA, USA): Houghton Mifflin Company. xii+336 p. (Ref. 2850)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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