The Olive Rockfish is also called with the scientific name Sebastes serranoides. These rockfishes are also referred to as ‘Jonny Bass’.
Olive Rockfishes can be found in dark olive colour along with brown, dark brown colour with white botches and spots on the upper sides.
The snout of these fishes are pointed, long and the body is compressed and elongate. The larval stage Olive Rockfish are mostly planktonic and is a food of big fishes.
The maximum length of the Olive Rockfish is measured 24 inches. The female ones tend to grow more than males.
The food value of Olive Rockfish is considered of great value and is enjoyed as a great mild flavoured meat when fried.