Oligocottus

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Oligocottus
Oligocottusmaculosus.jpg
Tidepool sculpin (O. maculosus)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Cottidae
Bonaparte, 1831
Genus: Oligocottus
Girard, 1856
Synonyms
  • Eximia Greeley, 1899
  • Rusciculus Greeley, 1899
  • Stelgidonotus Gilbert & Thompson, 1905
  • Greeleya Jordan, 1920

Oligocottus is a genus of sculpins native to the northern and eastern Pacific Ocean.

Species[edit]

There are five species listed in this genus as of 2014:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bailly, Nicolas (2014). Bailly N, ed. "Oligocottus Girard, 1856". FishBase. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 2017-11-17.