Redtail Surfperch

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Photo Credit: Oregon Coast Aquarium

Overview

  • Species Common Name Redtail Surfperch
  • Species Scientific Name Amphistichus rhodoterus

Ecoregions

Special needs

Estuaries and sandy surfzone.

Limiting factors

Low productivity.

Conservation actions

Protect critical habitat. Gather information to fill data gaps. Manage for sustainable harvest.