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Sebastes crameri (Rockfish; Rock cod; Darkblotched rockfish; Blackblotched rockfish)

Synonyms: Sebastodes crameri
Language: Heiltsuk; Mandarin Chinese; Polish

Attributes

Female Maturity [1]  8 years 4 months
Male Maturity [2]  5 years 1 month
Maximum Longevity [1]  66 years

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Farallon National Wildlife Refuge IV 352 California, United States
Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve II 366714 British Columbia, Canada
Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve 293047 British Columbia, Canada  
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve II 137900 British Columbia, Canada

Prey / Diet

Ammodytes hexapterus (Stout sand lance)[3]
Euphausia pacifica (Pacific krill)[3]
Neocalanus cristatus[4]
Sergestes similis[3]
Themisto pacifica[3]
Thysanoessa spinifera[4]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Minke Whale)2
Balaenoptera musculus (Blue Whale)1
Bathyraja interrupta (Sandpaper skate)2
Bathyraja trachura (Roughtail skate)2
Beringraja binoculata (Big skate)1
Brachyramphus brevirostris (Kittlitz's Murrelet)1
Brachyramphus marmoratus (Marbled Murrelet)1
Callorhinus ursinus (Northern Fur Seal)1
Cepphus columba (Pigeon Guillemot)1
Cerorhinca monocerata (Rhinoceros Auklet)1
Cetorhinus maximus (Sun-fish)1
Citharichthys sordidus (Sanddab)1
Clangula hyemalis (Oldsquaw)1
Clupea pallasii pallasii (Pacific herring)1
Cololabis saira (Skipper)1
Dasycottus setiger (Spinyhead sculpin)1
Diaphus theta (California headlightfish)2
Eschrichtius robustus (Gray Whale)1
Eubalaena japonica (North Pacific Right Whale)1
Eumetopias jubatus (Steller Sea Lion)1
Fratercula cirrhata (Tufted Puffin)1
Fratercula corniculata (Horned Puffin)1
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)1
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)1
Hexagrammos stelleri (Greenling)1
Hippoglossoides elassodon (Paper sole)1
Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut)1
Lampanyctus jordani (Brokenline lanternfish)2
Larimichthys polyactis (Yellowfish)1
Lepidopsetta polyxystra (Northern rock sole)1
Leptocottus armatus (Cabezon)1
Lyopsetta exilis (Slender sole)1
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)2
Merluccius productus (Whiting)1
Metacarcinus magister (Dungeness crab)1
Notoscopelus japonicus (Japanese lanternfish)1
Oncorhynchus clarkii (Cutthroat trout)1
Ophiodon elongatus (Lingcod)1
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)1
Phalacrocorax pelagicus (Pelagic Cormorant)1
Podiceps auritus (Horned Grebe)1
Podiceps grisegena (Red-necked Grebe)1
Ptychoramphus aleuticus (Cassin's Auklet)1
Puffinus tenuirostris (Short-tailed Shearwater)1
Rissa tridactyla (Black-legged Kittiwake)1
Sardinops sagax (Australian pilchard)1
Sebastes alutus (Snapper)2
Sebastes caurinus (Copper rockfish)2
Sebastes diploproa (Splitnose rockfish)2
Sebastes flavidus (Yellowtail rockfish)3
Sebastes maliger (Rockfish)1
Sebastes melanops (Black bass)1
Sebastes pinniger (Rockfish)1
Sebastes serranoides (Rockfish)1
Sigmops gracilis (Slender fangjaw)2
Squalus acanthias (Common spiny)1
Stenobrachius leucopsarus (Smallfin lanternfish)2
Sterna paradisaea (Arctic Tern)1
Synthliboramphus antiquus (Ancient Murrelet)2
Tarletonbeania crenularis (Blue lanternfish)2
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)1
Uria aalge (Common Murre)1

Predators

Anoplopoma fimbria (Skil)[5]
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)[4]
Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (chinook salmon or king salmon)[4]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Derogenes varicus[6]
Lecithophyllum botryophorum[6]
Megalobenedenia derzhavini <Unverified Name>[6]
Nybelinia surmenicola[6]
Psettarium sebastodorum[6]
Tubulovesicula lindbergi[6]

Distribution

Alaska (USA); California Current; Canada; East Bering Sea; Gulf of Alaska; Northeast Pacific: southeast of Zhemchug Canyon in the Bering Sea to Santa Catalina Island, California, USA.; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northeast; Pacific, Northwest; Russian Federation; USA (contiguous states); West Bering Sea;

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Citations

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1Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495.
2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
3FOOD HABITS AND DIETARY OVERLAP OF SOME SHELF ROCKFISHES (GENUS SEBASTES) FROM THE NORTHEASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN, RiCHARD D. BRODEUR AND WILLIAM G. PEARCY, FISHERY BULLETIN: VOL. 82. NO.2. 1984. p. 269-293
4Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
5Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Ecological Informatics 29(1): 45-56. Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Data from: Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Dryad Digital Repository.
6Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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