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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothidae 
AphiaID: 125576

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectiformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlefteye flounders  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortungevarfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortungevarfamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortungevarar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (37)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterorhombus Tanaka, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossorhombus Regan, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngyophrys Jordan & Bollman, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngyprosopon Günther, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatobothus Norman, 1926
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJaponolaeops Amaoka, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKamoharaia Kuronuma, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaeops Günther, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophonectes Günther, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonolene Goode, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeolaeops Amaoka, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabothus Norman, 1931
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissias Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsettina Hubbs, 1915
Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScolops
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniopsetta Gilbert, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosarhombus Amaoka, 1969
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichopsetta Gill, 1889

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnticitharus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulopsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharybdia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossolepis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsettina Hubbs, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngyroprosopon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngyprosopon Günther, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyleia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambdopsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaeops Günther, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaeops Günther, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelecanichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeloria Cocco, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboidichthys Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomboidichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboidichthys Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaeops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngyprosopon Günther, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScianectes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaeops Günther, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachypterophrys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: tropical and temperate Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific oceans. Both eyes on left side in most species. Preopercle margin free and distinct. No spines in fins. Dorsal fin origin above or anterior to upper eye. Dorsal and anal fins separate from caudal fin. Branchiostegal membranes united. Anus on blind side. Egg yolk with a single oil globule. Lefteye flounders are found in all tropical and temperate seas, and several species are of commercial importance.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125576
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Bothidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125576 on 2014-12-27
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