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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphurus plagiusa (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 159363

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 editorCynoglossidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSymphurinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphurus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphurus Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossichthys plagiusa (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagusia fasciata DeKay, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes plagiusa Linnaeus, 1766
Sources  basis of record Hildebrand, S.F. and W.C. Schroeder. 1972. Fishes of Chesapeake Bay. T.F.H. Publications, Inc. Neptune, New Jersey. 388 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblackcheek tonguefish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlengua gris  [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (59 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 (5 nucleotides; 3 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: from New York south through the Florida Keys (USA), through the northern Gulf of Mexico to the Campeche Peninsula, Mexico, the Bahamas, and Cuba [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159363
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). Symphurus plagiusa (Linnaeus, 1766). 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=159363 on 2014-08-21
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