WoRMS taxon details

Limanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839)

158879  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158879)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay  
Distribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Limanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158879 on 2019-01-20
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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original description  (ofLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835) Gottsche, C.M. (1835). Die seeländischen Pleuronectes-Arten. <em>Arch. Naturgeschichte.</em> 2: 133-185., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=zkzv6ejVAmwC&pg=PA133&lpg=PA133&dq=Die+seel%C3%A4ndischen+Pleuronectes-Arten&source=bl&ots=37PTPvpwEk&sig=EnFsfKp8J_n6p4ulAvKORtWpPkM&hl=pt-PT&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjvlMnJsMvcAhUEY1AKHVCnBhsQ6AEwBXoECAYQAQ#v=onepage&q=Die%20seel [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on polychaete worms, amphipods, shrimp, isopods, sand lance and capelin  [details]

Distribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat An offshore species, found at depths of 36- 82 m over sandy and muddy bottoms. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, experimental aquaculture  [details]

Predators Sandbar shark  [details]

Reproduction Spawns in spring and summer on bottom, external fertilization, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers [details]

English yellowtail flounder  [details]
French limande à queue jaune  [details]