E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Agonopsis vulsa (Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
Northern Spearnose Poacher
Family: Agonidae

© Aaron Baldwin  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #18570)

Source: Distribution of Agonopsis vulsa as compiled by Aquamaps
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Species Information

Dorsal spines (total): 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 14 - 16; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 12 - 14

Source: FishBase. Eschmeyer, W.N., E.S. Herald and H Hammann. 1983 . (Ref. 2850)

Biology

Species Biology

demersal; marine; depth range 0 - 163 m (Ref. 2850)

Source: FishBase. Eschmeyer, W.N., E.S. Herald and H Hammann. 1983 . (Ref. 2850)

Distribution

Distribution

Eastern Pacific: southeastern Alaska to Point Loma, southern California, USA.

Source: FishBase. Eschmeyer, W.N., E.S. Herald and H Hammann. 1983 . (Ref. 2850)

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
COSEWIC
NativeSNRNo StatusNot Listed
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2019. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 21/11/2019 6:41:39 PM]
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