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Fish facts from How to Fish the Pacific Coast by Ray Cannon.
Bocaccio means "big mouth." British Columbia to San Diego in deep water. One of the most abundant rockfishes south of Pt. Conception.
Up to 30 in.; 25 lbs. Alaska to San Quintin Bay near mouth of streams and among rocks year round. Abundant whole range. Feeds on the bottom. Considered by many the best food fish of all. Roe of Cabezan is toxic.