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Sebastes melanops
Sebastes melanops
Black Rockfish
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0806 0685 (2006-08-13)

Copyright © 2006 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1982
  • latitude 36.54760   longitude -121.92494   max error distance 4877 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Scorpaenidae
  • class Osteichthyes
  • habitat  Marine
  • notes   Photographed at 16 m depth. These fish, widely distributed on the Pacific Coast, are often taken commercially and by sport fishers.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Black Rockfish (photographer)
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