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Pacific North West
Aquatic Specimen Collection

Pricelists

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  Cnidaria | Mollusca | Echinodermata | Crustacea | Polychaeta | Rocks with live benthos

*Special order specimens are those which are infrequently encountered or pose specific collecting challenges. 

 Pisces
Example Common Name
Latin Name
Comments* Size & Distribution US$

(Spotted) Ratfish, Rabbit-fish, Chimaera

Hydrolagus colliei

Sex not specified

To 3.2 ft (1 m). Found from southeast Alaska to Baja California.

Kelp greenling

Hexagrammos decagrammus

large
 

To 21 inches (53 cm). From Aletian Islands, Alaska to La Jolla, California.


 

Painted Greenling or Convict fish

Oxylebius pictus

 

To 10 inches (25 cm). From Kodiak Island to Baja California.

Whitespotted greenling

Hexagrammos stelleri

 

To 19 inches (48 cm). Found from Japan to Puget Sound.

Sablefish or Black Cod

Anoplopoma fimbria

 

To 40 inches (102 cm). From Japan and Bering Sea to central Baja California.

Blackeye goby

Coryphopterus nicholsii

 

To 6 inches (15 cm). From northern British Columbia to central Baja California.

Penpoint Gunnel

Stichaeidae

   
  Crescent gunnels

Pholis laeta

   
 

Wolf-eel:
medium - large

juvenile (limited availability)

Anarrhichthys ocellatus

 

 

 

To at least 6.6 feet (203 cm). Found from Sea of Japan and Aleutian Islands, Alaska to Imperial Beach, California.


 

Kelp (Surf) perch

Brachyistius frenatus

 

To 8.5 inches (22 cm). From northern British Columbia to central Baja.

Shiner (Surf) perch

Cymatogaster aggregata

 

Usually 4-5 inches (10-13 cm). Found from Wrangell, Alaska to central Baja.

Striped Surf or Striped Sea perch

Embiotoca lateralis

 

To 15 inches (38 cm). From Wrangell, Alaska to northern Baja.

Pile perch

Rachocilus vacca

   

Walleye, Pacific or bigeye pollock

Theragra chalcogramma

November only

To 3 ft (91 cm). Found from Japan to Bering Sea and down to Carmel, California.

China rockfish

Sebastes nebulosus

"

To 17 inches (43 cm). From south east Alaska to Redondo Beach and San Miguel Island, California.

Copper rockfish

Sebastes caurinus

"

To 22.5 inches (57 cm). From Gulf of Alaska to central Baja.

Tiger rockfish (adults only)

Sebastes nigrocinctus

"

To 2 ft (61 cm). From south east Alaska to Pt. Buchon, California.

Vermillion rockfish

Sebastes miniatus

"

 
Yellowtail rockfish

Sebastes flavidus

"

 
  Quillback rockfish

Sebastes maliger

"

 
  Black rockfish

Sebastes niger

"

 

(Pacific) Spiny lumpsucker

Eumicrotremus orbis

October to December

To 5 inches (13 cm). Kuril Island (north of Japan) to Bering Sea and to Puget Sound.

Cabezon

Scorpaenichthys marmoratus

 

To 39 inches (99 cm). From Sitka, Alaska to central Baja California.

Longfin sculpin

Jordania zonope

 

To 6 inches (15 cm). Range from Baranof Island, Alaska to Diablo Canyon, central California.

Buffalo sculpin

Enophrys bison

 

To 14.5 inches (37 cm). Kodiak Island, Alaska to Monterey Bay.

Grunt sculpin

Rhamphocottus richardsoni

 

To 3.25 inches (8.3 cm). From Japan to Alaska and at least Santa Monica Bay, southern California.

Red Irish lords

Hemilepidotus hemilepidotus

 

Rarely over 1 foot (30 cm). From Kamchatka (Russia) to Monterey Bay.

Small sculpins, misc.

Cottidae

   

Sailfin sculpin

Nautichthys oculofasciatus

 

To 8 inches (20 cm). Found from Kodiak Island to San Miguel Island.

Silverspot sculpin

Blepsias cirrhosus

 

To 7.5 inches (19 cm). From Sea of Japan to Bering Sea and to San Simeon.

Bay pipe fish

Syngnathus griseolineatus

 

To 13 inches (33 cm). From Sitka, Alaska to southern Baja.

Tubesnout

Aulorhynchus flavidus

October to December

To 7 inches (18cm). From Sitka, Alaska to northern Baja.

 

Mosshead warbonnet

Chirolophis nugator

 

To at least 6 inches (15 cm). Range from the Aleutian Islands to San Miguel Island.

Sand dab

Citharichthys spp.

   

Starry flounder

Platichthys stellatus

 

To 3 feet (91 cm). Range from Japan to Bering Sea and Arctic Alaska to Santa Barbara, California.

CO Sole or Turbot


Pleuronichthys coenosus

 

To 14 inches (36 cm). From south east Alaska to northern Baja.