Species under Sebastes
n= 108
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Sebastes aleutianus
(Jordan & Evermann, 1898)
Rougheye rockfish North Pacific 97
Sebastes alutus
(Gilbert, 1890)
Pacific ocean perch North Pacific 53
Sebastes atrovirens
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Kelp rockfish Eastern Pacific 42
Sebastes auriculatus
Girard, 1854
Brown rockfish Eastern Pacific 56
Sebastes aurora
(Gilbert, 1890)
Aurora rockfish Northeast Pacific 41
Sebastes babcocki
(Thompson, 1915)
Redbanded rockfish North Pacific 64
Sebastes baramenuke
(Wakiya, 1917)
Northwest Pacific 40
Sebastes borealis
Barsukov, 1970
Shortraker rockfish North Pacific 108
Sebastes brevispinis
(Bean, 1884)
Silvergray rockfish Northeast Pacific 71
Sebastes capensis
(Gmelin, 1789)
Cape redfish Southeast Atlantic 37
Sebastes carnatus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Gopher rockfish Eastern Pacific 39
Sebastes caurinus
Richardson, 1844
Copper rockfish Eastern Pacific 58
Sebastes chlorostictus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Greenspotted rockfish Eastern Pacific 50
Sebastes chrysomelas
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1881)
Black-and-yellow rockfish Eastern Pacific 39
Sebastes ciliatus
(Tilesius, 1813)
Dusky rockfish North Pacific 53
Sebastes constellatus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Starry rockfish Eastern Pacific 46
Sebastes cortezi
(Beebe & Tee-Van, 1938)
Cortez rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 25.5
Sebastes crameri
(Jordan, 1897)
Darkblotched rockfish Northeast Pacific 58
Sebastes dallii
(Eigenmann & Beeson, 1894)
Calico rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 25
Sebastes diaconus
Frable, Wagman, Frierson, Aguilar & Sidlauskas, 2015
Deacon rockfish Eastern Pacific 33
Sebastes diploproa
(Gilbert, 1890)
Splitnose rockfish Northeast Pacific 46
Sebastes elongatus
Ayres, 1859
Greenstriped rockfish Northeast Pacific 39
Sebastes emphaeus
(Starks, 1911)
Puget Sound rockfish Northeast Pacific 18
Sebastes ensifer
Chen, 1971
Swordspine rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 30
Sebastes entomelas
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Widow rockfish Northeast Pacific 60
Sebastes eos
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)
Pink rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 56
Sebastes exsul
Chen, 1971
Buccaneer rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 21.2
Sebastes fasciatus
Storer, 1854
Acadian redfish Northwest Atlantic 30
Sebastes flammeus
(Jordan & Starks, 1904)
Northwest Pacific 50
Sebastes flavidus
(Ayres, 1862)
Yellowtail rockfish Northeast Pacific 66
Sebastes gilli
(Eigenmann, 1891)
Bronzespotted rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 71
Sebastes glaucus
Hilgendorf, 1880
Gray rockfish Northwest Pacific 50
Sebastes goodei
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)
Chilipepper rockfish Eastern Pacific 56
Sebastes helvomaculatus
Ayres, 1859
Rosethorn rockfish Eastern Pacific 41
Sebastes hopkinsi
(Cramer, 1895)
Squarespot rockfish Eastern Pacific 29
Sebastes hubbsi
(Matsubara, 1937)
Northwest Pacific 15.6
Sebastes ijimae
(Jordan & Metz, 1913)
Northwest Pacific
Sebastes inermis
Cuvier, 1829
Northwest Pacific 35.9
Sebastes iracundus
(Jordan & Starks, 1904)
Northwest Pacific 60
Sebastes itinus
(Jordan & Starks, 1904)
Northwest Pacific 40
Sebastes jordani
(Gilbert, 1896)
Shortbelly rockfish Eastern Pacific 32
Sebastes joyneri
Günther, 1878
Northwest Pacific
Sebastes kiyomatsui
Kai & Nakabo, 2004
Northwest Pacific 21.56
Sebastes koreanus
Kim & Lee, 1994
Northwest Pacific 13.7
Sebastes lentiginosus
Chen, 1971
Freckled rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 23
Sebastes levis
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1889)
Cowcod Eastern Central Pacific 100
Sebastes longispinis
(Matsubara, 1934)
Northwest Pacific 18.8
Sebastes macdonaldi
(Eigenmann & Beeson, 1893)
Mexican rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 66
Sebastes maliger
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Quillback rockfish Eastern Pacific 61
Sebastes matsubarai
Hilgendorf, 1880
Northwest Pacific 60
Sebastes melanops
Girard, 1856
Black rockfish Eastern Pacific 63
Sebastes melanosema
Lea & Fitch, 1979
Semaphore rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 20
Sebastes melanostictus
(Matsubara, 1934)
Blackspotted rockfish Pacific 53.9
Sebastes melanostomus
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)
Blackgill rockfish Eastern Pacific 61
Sebastes mentella
Travin, 1951
Beaked redfish Eastern Atlantic 77.5
Sebastes miniatus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Vermilion rockfish Eastern Pacific 91
Sebastes minor
Barsukov, 1972
Northwest Pacific 20
Sebastes moseri
Eitner, 1999
Whitespeckled rockfish Northeast Pacific
Sebastes mystinus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1881)
Blue rockfish Eastern Pacific 61
Sebastes nebulosus
Ayres, 1854
China rockfish Eastern Pacific 45
Sebastes nigrocinctus
Ayres, 1859
Tiger rockfish Eastern Pacific 61
Sebastes nivosus
Hilgendorf, 1880
Northwest Pacific 35
Sebastes norvegicus
(Ascanius, 1772)
Golden redfish Eastern Atlantic 100
Sebastes notius
Chen, 1971
Eastern Pacific
Sebastes nudus
Matsubara, 1943
Northwest Pacific 23.7
Sebastes oblongus
Günther, 1877
Northwest Pacific 35
Sebastes oculatus
Valenciennes, 1833
Patagonian redfish Southeast Pacific and Southwest Atlantic 40.8
Sebastes ovalis
(Ayres, 1862)
Speckled rockfish Eastern Pacific 56
Sebastes owstoni
(Jordan & Thompson, 1914)
Northwest Pacific 25
Sebastes pachycephalus
Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
Northwest Pacific 42
Sebastes paucispinis
Ayres, 1854
Bocaccio rockfish Eastern Pacific 91
Sebastes peduncularis
Chen, 1975
Eastern Central Pacific
Sebastes phillipsi
(Fitch, 1964)
Chameleon rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 43
Sebastes pinniger
(Gill, 1864)
Canary rockfish Eastern Pacific 76
Sebastes polyspinis
(Taranetz & Moiseev, 1933)
Northern rockfish North Pacific 41
Sebastes proriger
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Redstripe rockfish North Pacific 61
Sebastes rastrelliger
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Grass rockfish Eastern Pacific 56
Sebastes reedi
(Westrheim & Tsuyuki, 1967)
Yellowmouth rockfish Eastern Pacific 58
Sebastes rosaceus
Girard, 1854
Rosy rockfish Eastern Pacific 36
Sebastes rosenblatti
Chen, 1971
Greenblotched rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 48
Sebastes ruberrimus
(Cramer, 1895)
Yelloweye rockfish Eastern Pacific 104
Sebastes rubrivinctus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Flag rockfish Eastern Pacific 51
Sebastes rufinanus
Lea & Fitch, 1972
Dwarf-red rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 17
Sebastes rufus
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)
Bank rockfish Eastern Pacific 54
Sebastes saxicola
(Gilbert, 1890)
Stripetail rockfish Eastern Pacific 38
Sebastes schlegelii
Hilgendorf, 1880
Korean rockfish Northwest Pacific 65
Sebastes scythropus
(Jordan & Snyder, 1900)
Northwest Pacific 25
Sebastes semicinctus
(Gilbert, 1897)
Halfbanded rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 25
Sebastes serranoides
(Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890)
Olive rockfish Eastern Pacific 61
Sebastes serriceps
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Treefish Eastern Central Pacific 41
Sebastes simulator
Chen, 1971
Pinkrose rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 30
Sebastes sinensis
(Gilbert, 1890)
Blackmouth rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 15.2
Sebastes spinorbis
Chen, 1975
Eastern Central Pacific
Sebastes steindachneri
Hilgendorf, 1880
Northwest Pacific 37
Sebastes taczanowskii
Steindachner, 1880
Northwest Pacific 32
Sebastes thompsoni
(Jordan & Hubbs, 1925)
Northwest Pacific 30
Sebastes trivittatus
Hilgendorf, 1880
Northwest Pacific 62
Sebastes umbrosus
(Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
Honeycomb rockfish Eastern Central Pacific 29.8
Sebastes variabilis
(Pallas, 1814)
Light dusky rockfish North Pacific 43.08
Sebastes variegatus
Quast, 1971
Harlequin rockfish Northeast Pacific 38
Sebastes varispinis
Chen, 1975
Eastern Central Pacific
Sebastes ventricosus
Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
Northwest Pacific
Sebastes viviparus
Krøyer, 1845
Norway redfish Northeast Atlantic 66.5
Sebastes vulpes
Döderlein, 1884
Northwest Pacific 43
Sebastes wakiyai
(Matsubara, 1934)
Northwest Pacific 24
Sebastes wilsoni
(Gilbert, 1915)
Pygmy rockfish Eastern Pacific 23
Sebastes zacentrus
(Gilbert, 1890)
Sharpchin rockfish Eastern Pacific 39
Sebastes zonatus
Chen & Barsukov, 1976
Northwest Pacific 37
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