Kelp greenling

The Kelp greenling lives in the demersal, marine, depth range - 46 m environment.

Use kelp greenling in a SentenceSee web results for kelp greenlingSee images of kelp greenling–noun a food and game fish, Hexagrammos decagrammus, living among the kelp along the Pacific coast of North America. More

The kelp greenling (Hexagrammos decagrammus) is a popular sport fish, and although it is not commercially valuable, it is considered a delicious food catch. The lingcod is long and olive-yellow in color, and has a very large, toothy mouth. More

The kelp greenling is currently sold on the live fishery market. In fact, Mark Barnes at Premium Pacific Seafoods states that kelp greenling is 45% of the biomass that he buys and sells for the live fish market (2003). More

Kelp greenlings are caught as bycatch in hook and line fisheries for live rockfishes, and have achieved their own localized market demand in Asian communities in Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. More

The kelp greenling (Hexagrammidae decagrammus) is a near relative Male Kelp Greenling Photoof the lingcod. It is also one of the most colorful and shy fishes encountered by divers in rocky near shore habitats. More

Kelp greenling are a common fish in rocky and kelp areas from central California north, but few are taken on piers south of San Francisco. More

The kelp greenling is a common sight for divers in the Pacific Northwest, especially the females (pictured above). * Thumbnail © REEF 2007 | Terms of use | Site design by Ben Weintraub. More

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Common names

Greenling in English
kelp greenling in English
kelp greenling in Unknown
Kiijii in Haida
Tanggrønling in Danish (dansk)
Terpuga oregonska in Polish (polski)
терпуг десятилинейный in Russian (русский язык)
十線六線魚 in Mandarin Chinese
十线六线鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Scorpaeniformes
Family : Hexagrammidae
Genus : Hexagrammos
Species : Hexagrammos decagrammus
Authority : Pallas, 1810