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Sebastes  Cuvier, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 166705

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Sebastichthys Gill, 1862
 
    Sebastodes Gill, 1881
 
    Pteropodus Eigenmann and Beeson, 1893
 
    Sebastomus Gill, 1864
 
  Common Name(s): rockfishes [English]
 
    rockcod [English]
 
    rosefishes [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                            OrderScorpaeniformes  – chabots, rascasses, mail-cheeked fishes, scorpion fishes, sculpins  
                               SuborderScorpaenoidei   
                                  FamilyScorpaenidae  – firefishes, goblinfishes, rockfishes, scorpionfishes, escorpiones y rocotes, rascasses, scorpčnes, scorpénidés  
                                     GenusSebastes Cuvier, 1829 – rockfishes, rockcod, rosefishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesSebastes aleutianus (Jordan and Evermann, 1898) – rougheye rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes alutus (Gilbert, 1890) – Pacific ocean perch 
                                        SpeciesSebastes atrovirens (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – kelp rockfish, rocote sargacero 
                                        SpeciesSebastes auriculatus Girard, 1854 – brown rockfish, rocote moreno 
                                        SpeciesSebastes aurora (Gilbert, 1890) – aurora rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes babcocki (Thompson, 1915) – redbanded rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes baramenuke (Wakiya, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes borealis Barsukov, 1970 – shortraker rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes brevispinis (Bean, 1884) – silvergray rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes capensis (Gmelin, 1789)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes carnatus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – gopher rockfish, rocote amarillo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes caurinus Richardson, 1844 – copper rockfish, rocote cobrizo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes cheni Barsukov, 1988  
                                        SpeciesSebastes chlorostictus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – greenspotted rockfish, rocote verde 
                                        SpeciesSebastes chrysomelas (Jordan and Gilbert, 1881) – black-and-yellow rockfish, rocote mulato 
                                        SpeciesSebastes ciliatus (Tilesius, 1813) – dusky rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes constellatus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – starry rockfish, rocote estrellado 
                                        SpeciesSebastes cortezi (Beebe and Tee-Van, 1938) – Cortez rockfish, rocote de Cortés 
                                        SpeciesSebastes crameri (Jordan in Gilbert, 1897) – darkblotched rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes dallii (Eigenmann and Beeson, 1894) – calico rockfish, rocote algodón 
                                        SpeciesSebastes diploproa (Gilbert, 1890) – splitnose rockfish, rocote doble hocico 
                                        SpeciesSebastes elongatus Ayres, 1859 – greenstriped rockfish, rocote reina 
                                        SpeciesSebastes emphaeus (Starks, 1911) – Puget Sound rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes ensifer Chen, 1971 – swordspine rockfish, rocote espada 
                                        SpeciesSebastes entomelas (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – widow rockfish, rocote viuda 
                                        SpeciesSebastes eos (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – pink rockfish, rocote Santa María 
                                        SpeciesSebastes exsul Chen, 1971 – rocote bucanero, buccaneer rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes fasciatus Storer, 1854 – Acadian redfish, Labrador redfish, Acadian rockfish, sébaste acadien 
                                        SpeciesSebastes flavidus (Ayres, 1862) – yellowtail rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes fuscescens (Houttuyn, 1782)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes gilli (Eigenmann, 1891) – bronzespotted rockfish, rocote bronceado 
                                        SpeciesSebastes glaucus Hilgendorf, 1880 – gray rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes goodei (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – chilipepper, rocote pimienta 
                                        SpeciesSebastes helvomaculatus Ayres, 1859 – rosethorn rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes hopkinsi (Cramer, 1895) – squarespot rockfish, rocote a cuadros 
                                        SpeciesSebastes hubbsi (Matsubara, 1937)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes ijimae (Jordan and Metz, 1913)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes inermis Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829  
                                        SpeciesSebastes iracundus (Jordan and Starks, 1904)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes itinus (Jordan and Starks, 1904)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes jordani (Gilbert, 1896) – shortbelly rockfish, rocote pancita 
                                        SpeciesSebastes joyneri Günther, 1878  
                                        SpeciesSebastes kiyomatsui Kai and Nakabo, 2004  
                                        SpeciesSebastes koreanus Kim and Lee, 1994  
                                        SpeciesSebastes lentiginosus Chen, 1971 – freckled rockfish, rocote pecoso 
                                        SpeciesSebastes levis (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889) – cowcod, rocote vaquilla 
                                        SpeciesSebastes longispinis (Matsubara, 1934)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes macdonaldi (Eigenmann and Beeson, 1893) – Mexican rockfish, rocote mexicano 
                                        SpeciesSebastes maliger (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – quillback rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes matsubarae Hilgendorf, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes melanops Girard, 1856 – black rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes melanosema Lea and Fitch, 1979 – semaphore rockfish, rocote semáforo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes melanostomus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – blackgill rockfish, rocote agalla negra 
                                        SpeciesSebastes mentella Travin, 1951 – deepwater redfish, deepwater rockfish, sébaste atlantique 
                                        SpeciesSebastes miniatus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – vermilion rockfish, rocote bermejo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes minor Barsukov, 1972  
                                        SpeciesSebastes moseri Eitner in Eitner, Kimbrell and Vetter, 1999 – rocote manchas blancas, whitespotted rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes mystinus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1881) – blue rockfish, rocote azul 
                                        SpeciesSebastes nebulosus Ayres, 1854 – China rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes nigrocinctus Ayres, 1859 – tiger rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes nivosus Hilgendorf, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes norvegicus (Ascanius, 1772) – golden redfish, sébaste orangé 
                                        SpeciesSebastes notius Chen, 1971 – rocote de Guadalupe, Guadalupe rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes oblongus Günther, 1877  
                                        SpeciesSebastes oculatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833 – cabrilla 
                                        SpeciesSebastes ovalis (Ayres, 1862) – speckled rockfish, rocote manchado 
                                        SpeciesSebastes owstoni (Jordan and Thompson, 1914)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes pachycephalus Temminck and Schlegel, 1843  
                                        SpeciesSebastes paucispinis Ayres, 1854 – bocaccio, rocote bocaccio 
                                        SpeciesSebastes peduncularis Chen, 1975 – Gulf rockfish, rocote del Golfo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes phillipsi (Fitch, 1964) – chameleon rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes pinniger (Gill, 1864) – canary rockfish, rocote canario 
                                        SpeciesSebastes polyspinis (Taranetz and Moiseev in Taranetz, 1933) – northern rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes proriger (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – redstripe rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rastrelliger (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – grass rockfish, rocote olivo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes reedi (Westrheim and Tsuyuki, 1967) – yellowmouth rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rosaceus Girard, 1854 – rosy rockfish, rocote rosado 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rosenblatti Chen, 1971 – greenblotched rockfish, rocote motas verdes 
                                        SpeciesSebastes ruberrimus (Cramer, 1895) – rasphead rockfish, yelloweye rockfish, rocote ojo amarillo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rubrivinctus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – flag rockfish, rocote bandera 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rufinanus Lea and Fitch, 1972 – dwarf-red rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes rufus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – bank rockfish, rocote rojo 
                                        SpeciesSebastes saxicola (Gilbert, 1890) – stripetail rockfish, rocote cola listada 
                                        SpeciesSebastes schlegelii Hilgendorf, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes scythropus (Jordan and Snyder, 1900)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes semicinctus (Gilbert, 1897) – halfbanded rockfish, rocote inspector 
                                        SpeciesSebastes serranoides (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – olive rockfish, rocote falsa cabrilla 
                                        SpeciesSebastes serriceps (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – treefish, rocote presidiario 
                                        SpeciesSebastes simulator Chen, 1971 – pinkrose rockfish, rocote rosa 
                                        SpeciesSebastes sinensis (Gilbert, 1890) – blackmouth rockfish, rocote boquinegra 
                                        SpeciesSebastes spinorbis Chen, 1975 – rocote ojo espinoso, spinyeye rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes steindachneri Hilgendorf, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes taczanowskii Steindachner, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes thompsoni (Jordan and Hubbs, 1925)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes trivittatus Hilgendorf, 1880  
                                        SpeciesSebastes umbrosus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1882) – honeycomb rockfish, rocote panal 
                                        SpeciesSebastes variabilis (Pallas, 1814)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes variegatus Quast, 1971 – harlequin rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes varispinis Chen, 1975 – hidden rockfish, rocote escondido 
                                        SpeciesSebastes ventricosus Temminck and Schlegel, 1843  
                                        SpeciesSebastes viviparus Krřyer, 1845 – Norway haddock, redfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes vulpes Döderlein in Steindachner and Döderlein, 1884  
                                        SpeciesSebastes wakiyai (Matsubara, 1934)  
                                        SpeciesSebastes wilsoni (Gilbert, 1915) – pygmy rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes zacentrus (Gilbert, 1890) – sharpchin rockfish 
                                        SpeciesSebastes zonatus Chen and Barsukov, 1976  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 22-Oct-2005, website (version 17-Oct-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.   
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hureau, J.-C., and Th. Monod, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1973   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check-list of the fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and of the Mediterranean (Clofnam), vol. 1   
  Page(s): xxii + 683   
  Publisher: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-3-001100-2, 0385-1109  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.   
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.   
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sebastes   
       

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