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Sebastes constellatus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880)
STARRY ROCKFISH
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Sebastes constellatus (Jordan & Gilbert , 1880)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Sebastidae (Rockfishes, rockcods and thornyheads) > Sebastinae
Etymology: Sebastes: Greek, sebastes = august, venerable (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on authors: Jordan & Gilbert .

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

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 24 - 274 m (Ref. 2850 ), usually 60 - 149 m (Ref. 52190 ).   Subtropical; 38°N - 22°N, 123°W - 110°W

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Eastern Pacific: San Francisco in California, USA to southern Baja California, Mexico.

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Maturity: L m 24.5 , range 23 - 34 cm
Max length : 46.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2850 ); max. published weight: 1.0 kg (Ref. 40637 ); max. reported age: 32 years (Ref. 39277 )

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 13 - 14; Dorsal soft rays (total): 12-14; Anal spines : 3; Anal soft rays : 5 - 7; Vertebrae : 25 - 26. Branchiostegal rays: 7 (Ref. 36715 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Adults usually found on deep reefs (Ref. 2850 ). Viviparous, with planktonic larvae and pelagic juveniles (Ref. 36715 ). Occasionally captured by sport fishers (Ref. 2850 ).

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Viviparous (Ref. 36715 , 34817 ).

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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. 120744 )

    Not Evaluated  

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 ): 9.7 - 17.2, mean 12.1 (based on 15 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.7   ±0.6 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives Resilience (Ref. 69278 ):  Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (tm=7; tmax=32). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  High to very high vulnerability (67 of 100) .

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