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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthys lethostigma Jordan & Gilbert, 1884 
AphiaID: 158829

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthys Girard, 1858
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalichthys letostigma Jordan & Gilbert, 1884 (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsouthern flounder  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlenguado limpio  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochondria albigutta Pearse, 1952 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus longipedis Bassett-Smith, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondracanthus janebennettae Causey, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus marginatus Bere, 1936 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthodes gunteri Causey, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthochondria galerita (Rathbun, 1886) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (51 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (732 nucleotides; 24 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to Texas in USA, but absent from southern Florida.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158829
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Paralichthys lethostigma Jordan & Gilbert, 1884. 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=158829 on 2014-09-23
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