Pile Perch

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Photo Credit: Oregon Coast Aquarium

Overview

  • Species Common Name Pile Perch
  • Species Scientific Name Rhacochilus vacca

Ecoregions

Special needs

Rocky shores. Around kelp, pilings, and underwater structures. Estuaries may be important spawning areas.

Limiting factors

Low productivity.

Conservation actions

Protect critical habitat. Gather information to fill data gaps.