Taxon profile


Craig Fluke
Glyptocephalus cynoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Pleuronectiformes - flatfish »  family Pleuronectidae - righteye flounders »  genus Glyptocephalus

Scientific synonyms

Glyptocephalus acadianus Gill, 1873-74
Platessa elongata Yarrell, 1839
Pleuronectes cynoglossus Linnaeus, 1758
Pleuronectes nigromanus Nilsson, 1829
Pleuronectes saxicola Faber, 1828

Other names

= Gray Sole
= Grey-sole
= Whitch
= Witch
= Witch Flounder


[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [26]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/9891]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Glyptocephalus cynoglossus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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