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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus mancus (Broussonet, 1782) 
AphiaID: 219796

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus mancus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothus Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossorhombus macroptera (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatophrys mancus (Broussonet, 1782)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes barffi Curtis, 1944
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuronectes mancus Broussonet, 1782
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhombus macropterus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Sources  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortropical flounder  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlenguado tropical  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (39 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 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 (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits sandy bottoms of coral reef areas of coastal waters (Ref. 5213). Occasionally rests on bare rock (Ref. 1602). Feeds on fishes, crabs and shrimps. Collected by divers (Ref. 9824). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219796
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Bothus mancus (Broussonet, 1782). 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=219796 on 2014-11-28
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