Leiocottus hirundo

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Leiocottus hirundo
Conservation status
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Cottidae
Genus: Leiocottus
Girard, 1856
Species: L. hirundo
Binomial name
Leiocottus hirundo
Girard, 1856

Leiocottus hirundo, the Lavender sculpin, is a species of sculpin native to the eastern Pacific Ocean from southern California, USA to northern Baja California, Mexico. It can be found from inshore to a depth of around 37 metres (121 ft). This species grows to a length of 25 centimetres (9.8 in) TL. This species is the only known member of its genus.

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