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  1. painted greenling, convict fish, convictfish, Oxylebius pictusnoun

    greenling with whitish body marked with black bands


  1. Painted greenling

    The painted greenling (Oxylebius pictus) is a marine ray-finned fish belonging to the family Zaniolepididae, which includes this species and the combfishes. It is endemic to the northeast Pacific Ocean. It is the only species in the genus Oxylebius.


  1. painted greenling

    A painted greenling is a species of fish that belongs to the Hexagrammidae family. It is native to the North Pacific, commonly found in the coastal waters from Alaska to Baja California. This fish is recognized for its distinctive bright colors and patterns that vary, usually featuring a combination of blue, orange, and pink spots or stripes over a grey or brown body. Its scientific name is Oxylebius pictus.


  1. Painted greenling

    The painted greenling, Oxylebius pictus, is a marine fish native to the eastern Pacific Ocean. Its range is from Kodiak Island, Alaska to central Baja California. It can reach a total size of 25 cm and has seven vertical dark bands. It inhabits rocky areas usually shallower than 50 m. It feeds on crustaceans, polychaetes, small molluscs and bryozoans.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of painted greenling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of painted greenling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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