WoRMS taxon details

Limanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay  
Distribution Southern Labrador to Chesapeake Bay [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Limanda ferruginea (Storer, 1839). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158879 on 2018-02-19
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835) Gottsche, C.M. (1835). Die seeländischen Pleuronectes-Arten. Arch. Naturgeschichte. 2: 133-185. [details]   

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

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLimanda oceanica Bonaparte, 1846) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPleuronectes ferruginea (Storer, 1839)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPleuronectes ferrugineus (Storer, 1839)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPlatessa ferruginea Storer, 1839) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPleuronectes ferruginaeus (Storer, 1839)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLimanda vulgaris Gottsche, 1835) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]
 

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