Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Pisces > Class Actinopterygii > Order Scorpaeniformes > Family Sebastidae > Subfamily Sebastinae > Genus Sebastes

Sebastes fasciatus Storer, 1854

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

SebastesCuvier, 1829accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: Acadian redfish sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Acadian redfish sources: english PESI focal point
 French: sébaste acadien sources: Nozères C., Archambault D., Chouinard P.-M., Gauthier J., Miller R., Parent E., Schwab P., Savard L., and Dutil J.-D. 2010. Identification guide for marine fishes of the estuary and northern Gulf of St. Lawrence and sampling protocols used during trawl surveys between 2004 and 2008. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 2866: xi + 243 p
 Lithuanian: rožinis jūrinis ešerys sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: американский окунь sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: gallineta sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: mezgit balığı


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, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 357-374

additional source

Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p.

additional source

Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p.

additional source

FishBase, version december 2007

additional source

FishBase, version may 2009

additional source

FishBase, version october 2012





External Links

GenBank (28 nucleotides; 20 proteins)
Barcode of Life (15 barcodes)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications)


Bailly, N. (2014). Sebastes fasciatus Storer, 1854. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127252




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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