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Helicolenus percoides (Sea perch; Scarpee; Rockfish; Reef ocean perch; Red rock perch; Red perch; Red ocean perch; Red gurnard scorpionfish; Red gurnard perch; Ocean perch; Kuriarki; Jock stewart; Coral perch; Coral cod)

Synonyms: Helicolenus alporti; Sebastes alporti; Sebastes percoides
Language: Mandarin Chinese; Maori

Wikipedia Abstract

The red gurnard perch or jock stewart, Helicolenus percoides, is a rockfish of the family Sebastidae, found on the continental shelves of Australia and New Zealand at depths of between 50 and 750 m. Its length is up to 47 cm.
View Wikipedia Record: Helicolenus percoides

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  1.70 lbs (770 g)
Maximum Longevity [2]  42 years

Prey / Diet

Apogonops anomalus (Flathead feed)[3]
Bassanago bulbiceps (Swollenhead conger)[3]
Deania calcea (Thompsons shark)[4]
Diaphus danae (Blue lantern-fish)[3]
Haliporoides sibogae (jack-knife prawn)[3]
Helicolenus percoides (Sea perch)[3]
Lampanyctodes hectoris (Lanternfish)[4]
Lepidorhynchus denticulatus (Deepsea whiptail)[4]
Lucigadus nigromaculatus (Black-spotted whiptail)[3]
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Whiptail hake)[3]
Maurolicus muelleri (Silvery lightfish)[3]
Notacanthus sexspinis (Spiny eel)[3]
Notophycis marginata (Dwarf codling)[4]
Pyrosoma atlanticum[4]
Rexea solandri (Southern kingfish)[4]
Trachurus declivis (Scaly mackerel)[4]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Apogonops anomalus (Flathead feed)1
Arctocephalus forsteri (Australasian Fur Seal)1
Brama australis (Southern ray's bream)1
Brama brama (Ray's bream)1
Centriscops humerosus (Trumpet fish)1
Cyttus traversi (horsehead)4
Deania calcea (Thompsons shark)2
Diaphus danae (Blue lantern-fish)1
Epigonus lenimen (Deepsea big-eye)1
Genypterus blacodes (Rock ling)2
Gollum attenuatus (Slender smooth-hound)1
Heptranchias perlo (Slender sevengill shark)2
Kajikia audax (Stripey)1
Lepidorhynchus denticulatus (Deepsea whiptail)1
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Whiptail hake)3
Merluccius australis (Whiting)1
Neocyttus rhomboidalis (Deepwater dory)2
Notorynchus cepedianus (Tiger shark)1
Phocarctos hookeri (New Zealand Sealion)1
Prionace glauca (Tribon blou)1
Thunnus albacares (Yellowfin-tuna)1
Thunnus maccoyii (Tunny)1
Thunnus obesus (Tuna)1
Thyrsites atun (snake mackerel)1

Predators

Cyttus traversi (horsehead)[4]
Genypterus blacodes (Rock ling)[4]
Helicolenus percoides (Sea perch)[3]
Lepidorhynchus denticulatus (Deepsea whiptail)[4]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Ectenurus helicoleni <Unverified Name>[5]
Megalobenedenia helicoleni <Unverified Name>[6]
Megalocotyle australis[3]
Megalocotyle helicoleni[5]
Microcotyle neozealanicus[3]
Microcotyle victoriae[5]
Neolepidapedon helicoleni <Unverified Name>[6]
Pseudopecoelus vulgaris[3]
Trochopus australis <Unverified Name>[6]

Distribution

Australia; East Central Australian Shelf; Great Australian Bight; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Southwest; Southwest Australian Shelf; Southwest Pacific: Australia and New Zealand. Two forms of ocean perch are recognized in waters off New South Wales, Australia (Ref. 6390). They are referred to as 'inshore' and 'offshore' forms based on their preferred depth ranges (Ref. 6390). A clo; Southwest Pacific: Australia and New Zealand. Two forms of ocean perch are recognized in waters off New South Wales, Australia (Ref. 6390). They are referred to as 'inshore' and 'offshore' forms based on their preferred depth ranges (Ref. 6390). A closely related species, <i>Helicolenus barathri</i>, is known from New Zealand and its distribution may also include southern Australian waters (Ref. 30468, 30471).; Southwest Pacific: Australia and New Zealand. Two forms of ocean perch are recognized in waters off New South Wales, Australia (Ref. 6390). They are referred to as 'inshore' and 'offshore' forms based on their preferred depth ranges (Ref. 6390). .A closely related species, <i>Helicolenus barathri</i>, is known from New Zealand and its distribution may also include southern Australian waters (Ref. 30468, 30471).; Tasman Sea; West Central Australian Shelf;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 2Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495. 3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 4Diets of fishes of the upper continental slope of eastern Tasmania: content, calorific values, dietary overlap and trophic relationships, S.J.M. Blaber and C.M. Bulman, Marine Biology 95, 345-356 (1987) 5Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19 6Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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