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Sebastes marinus (non Linnaeus, 1758)

127253  (

 unaccepted (misapplied name)


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marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland and southeastern Labrador in Canada to New Jersey  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland and southeastern Labrador in Canada to New Jersey [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2024). FishBase. Sebastes marinus (non Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-05-24
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
2010-10-15 12:49:20Z
2014-09-18 02:00:05Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at [details]   

additional source Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at
page(s): 290 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2024). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. <em>California Academy of Sciences. San Francisco.</em> Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2024., available online at [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2023). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2023)., available online at [details]   
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feed mostly on euphausiids in summer; herrings in autumn and winter; capelins, herrings, euphausiids and ctenophores in spring [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland and southeastern Labrador in Canada to New Jersey [details]

Habitat Found off the coast from 100-1000 m; juveniles found in fjords, bays and inshore waters. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Importance Social- Highly Commercial fishery [details]

Reproduction Ovoviviparous, copulation takes place in late summer or early autumn; in winter females give birth to 50,000-350,000 pelagic larvae of 8 mm length [details]

Danish stor rødfisk  [details]
Dutch roodbaars  [details]
English rose-fishredfishred perchocean perchgolden redfish  [details]
Finnish iso kuninkaankala  [details]
French rascassegrand sébaste  [details]
German RotbarschIsland Rotbarschgrosser Rotbarsch  [details]
Icelandic stóri karfikarfi  [details]
Kalaallisut sulupâgaq  [details]
Norwegian uer  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål vanlig uer  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk vanlig uer  [details]
Polish karmazyn  [details]
Russian morskoi okun'  [details]
Swedish större kungfiskrödfisk  [details]
Welsh pysgodyn coch  [details]
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