WoRMS taxon details

Pleuronectidae Rafinesque, 1815

125579  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125579)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Paralichthodinae Regan, 1920
Subfamily Pleuronectinae Rafinesque, 1815
  » Genus Acanthopsetta Schmidt, 1904
  » Genus Atheresthes Jordan & Gilbert, 1880
  » Genus Cleisthenes Jordan & Starks, 1904
  » Genus Clidoderma Bleeker, 1862
  » Genus Dexistes Jordan & Starks, 1904
  » Genus Embassichthys Jordan & Evermann, 1896
  » Genus Eopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885
  » Genus Glyptocephalus Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Hippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Hippoglossus Cuvier, 1816
  » Genus Hypsopsetta Gill, 1862
  » Genus Isopsetta Lockington, 1883
  » Genus Kareius Jordan & Snyder, 1900
  » Genus Lepidopsetta Gill, 1862
  » Genus Limanda Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Liopsetta Gill, 1864
  » Genus Lyopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885
  » Genus Microstomus Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Parophrys Girard, 1854
  » Genus Platichthys Girard, 1854
  » Genus Pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758
  » Tribe Pleuronectini
  » Genus Pleuronichthys Girard, 1854
  » Genus Psettichthys Girard, 1854
  » Genus Pseudopleuronectes Bleeker, 1862
  » Genus Reinhardtius Gill, 1861
  » Genus Tanakius Hubbs, 1918
  » Genus Verasper Jordan & Gilbert, 1898
  » Genus Araias Jordan & Starks, 1904 accepted as Dexistes Jordan & Starks, 1904
  » Genus Cynicoglossus Bonaparte, 1837 accepted as Microstomus Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Drepanopsetta Gill, 1861 accepted as Hippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835 (synonym)
  » Genus Eopsetia accepted as Eopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885 (misspelling)
  » Genus Errex Jordan, 1919 accepted as Glyptocephalus Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Euchalarodus Gill, 1864 accepted as Liopsetta Gill, 1864 (synonym)
  » Genus Flesus Moreau, 1881 accepted as Platichthys Girard, 1854
  » Genus Hypoglossoides accepted as Hippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835 (misspelling)
  » Genus Limanada accepted as Limanda Gottsche, 1835 (misspelling)
  » Genus Myzopsetta Gill, 1861 accepted as Limanda Gottsche, 1835
  » Genus Passer Klein, 1775 accepted as Platichthys Girard, 1854 (synonym)
  » Genus Platessa Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Platysomatichthys Bleeker, 1862 accepted as Reinhardtius Gill, 1861
  » Genus Veraequa Jordan & Starks, 1904 accepted as Microstomus Gottsche, 1835
Subfamily Poecilopsettinae Norman, 1934
Subfamily Rhombosoleinae Regan, 1910

Genus Inopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885 accepted as Pleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Distribution: Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific. Both eyes normally on the right side. Preoperculum with a free margin. Fins...  
Description Distribution: Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific. Both eyes normally on the right side. Preoperculum with a free margin. Fins without spines. Dorsal fin extends on head. Swimbladder absent in adults. Eggs without oil globule in yolk. Benthic, from a few to more than 1,000 m. Almost all species important to fisheries.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pleuronectidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125579 on 2018-06-24
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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: Arctic, Atlantic, and Pacific. Both eyes normally on the right side. Preoperculum with a free margin. Fins without spines. Dorsal fin extends on head. Swimbladder absent in adults. Eggs without oil globule in yolk. Benthic, from a few to more than 1,000 m. Almost all species important to fisheries.  [details]
 



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Dutch platvissen  [details]
English righteye flounders  [details]
Japanese カレイ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål flyndrefamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk flyndrefamilien  [details]
Swedish flundrefiskar (=spättor)  [details]