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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus pantherinus (Rüppell, 1830) 
AphiaID: 219795

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 editorBothidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus pantherhines (Rüppell, 1830) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus pantherhinus (Rüppell, 1830) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPasser marchionessarum Valenciennes, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatophrys pantherines (Rüppell, 1830) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatophrys pantherinus (Rüppell, 1830)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboidichthys pantherinus (Rüppell, 1830)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombus pantherinus Rüppell, 1830
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpanther flounderUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleopard flounder  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (30 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 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 (8 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits sandy and muddy bottoms of inner reef flats and seaward reefs; juveniles frequently found in tide pools (Ref. 9824). Feeds on benthic animals (Ref. 5213). Also used in making fish meal (Ref. 9824). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219795
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-12 08:24:17Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Bothus pantherinus (Rüppell, 1830). 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=219795 on 2014-07-10
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