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Family Scorpaenidae

JAPAN

Sebastes inermis

Yawatano, Izu, Japan, 25 feet

DARK-BANDED ROCKFISH     Mebaru

Common among rocks & crevices at scuba depths.  Greenish-yellow, red-brown, or blackish-brown.  Attains 14 inches.  A popular food fish.  Japan & Eastern Korea.