Bank rockfish (Sebastes rufus) are common south of Fort Brag , California but occur in declining numbers at the northern extent of their range as far north as Yaquina Bay , Oregon .  Bank rockfish are commonly referred to as red widow rockfish.  Bank rockfish are colored dusky on back, light red on body; black in membranes of fins; usually with black spots on body and in dorsal fin.  They are found over any type of substrate from a depth of 100 to 810 feet.  Bank rockfish attain a maximum length of 20 inches. There are members of this species that frequents deep water over muddy or sandy bottom without the black spotting on body or in fins

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