Common Rockfish and Associated Species of the North Pacific

Photos courtesy: ŦMilton Love, ODFW, Vicky Okimura (WDFW) & ††Ralph Pace Photography

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Bank Rockfish

Bank Rockfish
(Sebastes rufus)

Black and Yellow Rockfish

Black and Yellow Rockfish††
(Sebastes chrysomelas)

Black Rockfish

Black Rockfish
(Sebastes melanops)

Blackgill Rockfish

Blackgill Rockfish
(Sebastes melanostomus)

Blackspotted Rockfish

Blackspotted Rockfish
(Sebastes melanostictus)

Blue Rockfish

Blue Rockfish
(Sebastes mystinus)

Bocaccio

Bocaccio
(Sebastes paucispinis)

Bronzespotted Rockfish

Bronzespotted RockfishŦ
(Sebastes gilli)

Brown Rockfish

Brown Rockfish
(Sebastes auriculatus)

Cabezon

Cabezon
(Scorpaenichthys marmoratus)

Calico Rockfish

Calico Rockfish††
(Sebastes dalli)

California Scorpionfish

California Scorpionfish††
(Scorpaena guttata)

Canary Rockfish (Variant)

Canary Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes pinniger)

Canary Rockfish (Variant)

Canary Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes pinniger)

Chilipepper Rockfish

Chilipepper Rockfish††
(Sebastes goodei)

China Rockfish

China Rockfish
(Sebastes nebulosus)

Copper Rockfish (Variant)

Copper Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes caurinus)

Copper Rockfish (Variant)

Copper Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes caurinus)

Cowcod

Cowcod††
(Sebastes levis)

Darkblotched Rockfish

Darkblotched Rockfish
(Sebastes crameri)

Deacon Rockfish

Deacon Rockfish
(Sebastes diaconus)

Flag Rockfish

Flag Rockfish††
(Sebastes rubrivinctus)

Gopher Rockfish

Gopher Rockfish††
(Sebastes carnatus)

Grass Rockfish (Dark Version)

Grass Rockfish††
(Dark Version)

(Sebastes rastrelliger)

Grass Rockfish (Light Version)

Grass Rockfish††
(Light Version)

(Sebastes rastrelliger)

Greenblotched Rockfish

Greenblotched Rockfish††
(Sebastes rosenblatti)

Greenspotted Rockfish

Greenspotted Rockfish††
(Sebastes chlorostictus)

Greenstriped Rockfish

Greenstriped Rockfish††
(Sebastes elongatus)

Halfbanded Rockfish

Halfbanded Rockfish††
(Sebastes semicinctus)

Honeycomb Rockfish

Honeycomb Rockfish††
(Sebastes umbrosus)

Kelp Greenling (female)

Kelp Greenling (female)
(Hexagrammos decagrammus)

Kelp Greenling (male)

Kelp Greenling (male)
(Hexagrammos decagrammus)

Kelp Rockfish

Kelp Rockfish††
(Sebastes atrovirens)

Lingcod

Lingcod
(Ophiodon elongates)

Olive Rockfish

Olive Rockfish††
(Sebastes serranoides)

Pacific Ocean Perch

Pacific Ocean Perch
(Sebastes alutus)

Pacific Sand Sole

Pacific Sand Sole
(Psettichthys melanostictus)

Pacific Sanddab

Pacific Sanddab††
(Citharichthys sordidus)

Quillback Rockfish (Variant)

Quillback Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes maliger)

Quillback Rockfish (Variant)

Quillback Rockfish
(Variant)

(Sebastes maliger)

Redbanded Rockfish

Redbanded Rockfish
(Sebastes babcocki)

Rock Sole

Rock Sole
(Lepidopsetta bilineata)

Rosy Rockfish

Rosy Rockfish††
(Sebastes rosaceus)

Rougheye Rockfish

Rougheye Rockfish
(Sebastes aleutianus)

Speckled Rockfish

Speckled Rockfish††
(Sebastes ovalis)

Squarespot Rockfish

Squarespot Rockfish††
(Sebastes hopkinski)

Starry Flounder

Starry Flounder
(Platichthys stellatus)

Starry Rockfish

Starry Rockfish††
(Sebastes constellatus)

Tiger Rockfish
(Dark Version)

(Sebastes nigrocinctus)

Tiger Rockfish
(Pink Version)

(Sebastes nigrocinctus)

Treefish

Treefish††
(Sebastes serriceps)

Vermilion Rockfish

Vermilion Rockfish
(Sebastes miniatus)

Widow Rockfish

Widow Rockfish
(Sebastes entomelas)

Yelloweye Rockfish (Adult)

Yelloweye Rockfish
(Adult)

(Sebastes ruberrimus)

Yelloweye Rockfish (Juvenile)

Yelloweye Rockfish
(Juvenile)

(Sebastes ruberrimus)

Yellowtail Rockfish

Yellowtail Rockfish
(Sebastes flavidus)

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