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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectidae 
AphiaID: 125579

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 editorPleuronectidae (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 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplatvissen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrighteye flounders  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflyndrefamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflyndrefamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflundrefiskar (=spättor)  [details]
Direct child
taxa (67)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthodinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthodes Gilchrist, 1902
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopsetta Schmidt, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtheresthes Jordan & Gilbert, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCleisthenes Jordan & Starks, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClidoderma Bleeker, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDexistes Jordan & Starks, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbassichthys Jordan & Evermann, 1896
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypsopsetta Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopsetta Lockington, 1883
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKareius Jordan & Snyder, 1900
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopsetta Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopsetta Gill, 1864
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrostomus Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParophrys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatichthys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758
» Tribe Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectini
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronichthys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsettichthys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopleuronectes Bleeker, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReinhardtius Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanakius Hubbs, 1918
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerasper Jordan & Gilbert, 1898
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAraias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDexistes Jordan & Starks, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynicoglossus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrostomus Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrepanopsetta Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEopsetia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrex accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchalarodus Gill, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopsetta Gill, 1864
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlesus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatichthys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoglossoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippoglossoides Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanada accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyzopsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda Gottsche, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPasser Klein, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatichthys Girard, 1854
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatessa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatysomatichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReinhardtius Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeraequa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrostomus Gottsche, 1835
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsettinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarleyella Fowler, 1925
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematops Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsetta Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlaeops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsetta Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoopsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsetta Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalimanda accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsetta Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecylopsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilopsetta Günther, 1880
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRhombosoleinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotretis Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzygopus Norman, 1926
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColistium Norman, 1926
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOncopterus Steindachner, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelotretis Waite, 1911
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltorhamphus Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammodiscus Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombosolea Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaratretis Last, 1978
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombosolea Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBowenia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombosolea Günther, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelthorhambus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltorhamphus Günther, 1862

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInopsetta Jordan & Goss, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125579
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Pleuronectidae. 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=125579 on 2014-12-18
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