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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839) 
AphiaID: 158879

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 editorLimanda (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda Gottsche, 1835
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda oceanica Bonaparte, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatessa ferruginea Storer, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes ferruginaeus (Storer, 1839) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes ferruginea (Storer, 1839)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes ferrugineus (Storer, 1839)
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellowtail flounder  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorlimande √† queue jaune  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (90 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (137 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 (42 nucleotides; 35 proteins) 
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 polychaete worms, amphipods, shrimp, isopods, sand lance and capelin  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat An offshore species, found at depths of 36- 82 m over sandy and muddy bottoms. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Sandbar shark  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns in spring and summer on bottom, external fertilization, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158879
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). Limanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839). 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=158879 on 2014-08-21
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