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Sebastes goodei  (Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)

Chilipepper rockfish
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Classification / Names Nombres comunes | Sinónimos | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterígios (peces con aletas radiadas) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Sebastidae (Rockfishes, rockcods and thornyheads) > Sebastinae
Etymology: Sebastes: Greek, sebastes = august, venerable (Ref. 45335);  goodei: Named after Dr. G.B. Goode, U.S. ichthyologist (Ref. 6885).

Medioambiente / Clima / Gama Ecología

; marino; salobre demersal; rango de profundidad 0 - 425 m (Ref. 6793).   Temperate, preferred 17°C (Ref. 107945); 52°N - 24°N, 131°W - 110°W

Distribución Países | Áreas FAO | Ecosistemas | Ocurrencias, apariciones | Point map | Introducciones | Faunafri

Eastern Pacific: Queen Charlotte Sound, British Columbia, Canada to Magdalena Bay, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Length at first maturity / Tamaño / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm 32.0, range 29 - ? cm
Max length : 56.0 cm TL macho / no sexado; (Ref. 2850); peso máximo publicado: 1.5 kg (Ref. 40637); edad máxima reportada: 35 años (Ref. 56049)

Short description Morfología | Morfometría

Espinas dorsales (total): 13; Radios blandos dorsales (total): 13-16; Espinas anales 3; Radios blandos anales: 7 - 9; Vértebra: 26. Head spines very weak - preoculars present, nasal, supraocular and parietal spines usually absent, postocular, tympanic, coronal and nuchal spines absent; chin projects outward; preopercular spines fairly strong; anal fin small and rear edge slanted posteriorly, 2nd anal spine short; body slender (Ref. 27437). Caudal fin moderately indented (Ref. 6885). Pinkish red to copper pink, white ventrally; lateral line in bright red zone; caudal fin dusky (Ref. 27437).

Biología     Glosario (por ej. epibenthic)

Adults frequent deep rocky reefs as well as sand and mud bottoms; young are pelagic (Ref. 36715) and occur in shallower waters (Ref. 2850). Feed on euphausiids (Ref. 6885), krill, small squids and fishes (Ref. 2850). Viviparous, with planktonic larvae (Ref. 36715). Marketed fresh and frozen; eaten fried, boiled, microwaved and baked (Ref. 9988).

Life cycle and mating behavior Madurez | Reproducción | Puesta | Huevos | Fecundidad | Larva

Viviparous (Ref. 36715, 34817).

Main reference Upload your references | Referencias | Coordinador | Colaboradores

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


Human uses

Pesquerías: comercial; pesca deportiva: si
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