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Pholis ornata (Girard, 1854)
SADDLEBACK GUNNEL
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Pholis ornata
Pholis ornata
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Pholis ornata (Girard , 1854)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Pholidae (Gunnels)
Etymology: Pholis: Greek, pholis, -idos = scale (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on author: Girard .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; demersal; depth range 0 - 50 m (Ref. 56557 ).   Temperate; 55°N - 36°N, 129°E - 122°W

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Eastern Pacific: southern British Columbia to central California, USA. Authors giving range up to northwestern Pacific classify Pholis nea Peden & Hughes, 1984 as a synonym of Pholis ornata .

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 30.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2850 )

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 74 - 79; Dorsal soft rays (total): 0; Anal spines : 2; Anal soft rays : 35 - 38. Caudal rounded. Pelvic fins minute.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in inshore areas, on mud bottoms among eelgrass and seaweed (Ref. 2850 ). Feeds on small mollusks and crustaceans (Ref. 2850 ). Both male and female guard egg mass (Ref. 2850 ).

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Oviparous (Ref. 101786 ). Adhesive eggs attached to a nest substrate are brooded by both parents (Ref. 101786 ).

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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. 119314 )

  Least Concern (LC)  ; Date assessed: 04 February 2009

CITES (Ref. 115941 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 8.9 - 12.5, mean 10.4 (based on 42 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5005   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00158 (0.00064 - 0.00391), b=3.17 (2.96 - 3.38), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.6   ±0.50 se; Based on food items. Resilience (Ref. 69278 ):  Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low to moderate vulnerability (29 of 100) .

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