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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus cynoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 127136

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus cynoglossus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus Gottsche, 1835
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptocephalus acadianus Gill, 1873-74
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatessa elongata Yarrell, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes cynoglossus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes nigromanus Nilsson, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes saxicola Faber, 1828
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 269 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskærising  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitjeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhondstong  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitch flounderUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitchUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskærisingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpole dabUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflet  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplie griseUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplie cynoglosse  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlanglúra  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmørflyndre  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmørflyndre  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmørflyndre  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrödtungaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormareflundra  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlleden wrach  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochondria cornuta (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaemobaphes cyclopterina (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyrion lumpi (Krøyer, 1845) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (72 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (124 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (76 nucleotides; 44 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans, polychaetes and brittle stars [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence and Grand Banks to North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 45- 1460 m depth, over soft muddy bottoms. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Harp seals [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns from March to September, eggs are pelagic [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127136
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Glyptocephalus cynoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=127136 on 2014-12-26
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