WoRMS taxon details

Bothidae Smitt, 1892

125576  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125576)

accepted
Family
Genus Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Asterorhombus Tanaka, 1915
Genus Bothus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Chascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
Genus Crossorhombus Regan, 1920
Genus Engyophrys Jordan & Bollman, 1890
Genus Engyprosopon Günther, 1862
Genus Grammatobothus Norman, 1926
Genus Japonolaeops Amaoka, 1969
Genus Kamoharaia Kuronuma, 1940
Genus Laeops Günther, 1880
Genus Lophonectes Günther, 1880
Genus Monolene Goode, 1880
Genus Neolaeops Amaoka, 1969
Genus Parabothus Norman, 1931
Genus Perissias Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Genus Psettina Hubbs, 1915
Genus Taeniopsetta Gilbert, 1905
Genus Tosarhombus Amaoka, 1969
Genus Trichopsetta Gill, 1889

Genus Scolops (temporary name)

Genus Anticitharus Günther, 1880 accepted as Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Botus accepted as Bothus Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Genus Caulopsetta Gill, 1893 accepted as Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Charybdia Facciolà, 1885 accepted as Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Crossolepis Norman, 1927 accepted as Psettina Hubbs, 1915
Genus Engyroprosopon accepted as Engyprosopon Günther, 1862 (misspelling)
Genus Kyleia Chabanaud, 1931 accepted as Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862
Genus Lambdopsetta Smith & Pope, 1906 accepted as Laeops Günther, 1880
Genus Leops accepted as Laeops Günther, 1880 (misspelling)
Genus Pelecanichthys Gilbert & Cramer, 1897 accepted as Chascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
Genus Peloria Cocco, 1844 accepted as Bothus Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Rhomboidichthys Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Bothus Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Romboidichthys accepted as Rhomboidichthys Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Bothus Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Genus Scaeops Jordan & Starks, 1904 accepted as Engyprosopon Günther, 1862
Genus Scianectes Alcock, 1889 accepted as Laeops Günther, 1880
Genus Trachypterophrys Franz, 1910 accepted as Chascanopsetta Alcock, 1894
marine
Not documented
Description Distribution: tropical and temperate Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific oceans. Both eyes on left side in most species....  
Description 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]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Bothidae Smitt, 1892. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125576 on 2018-09-19
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description 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]
 



LanguageName 
English lefteye flounders  [details]
Japanese ダルマガレイ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål tungevarfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk tungevarfamilien  [details]
Swedish tungevarar  [details]