Taxon profile


American Plaice
Hippoglossoides platessoides (Fabricius, 1780)

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

Scientific synonyms

Hippoglossoides platessoides limandoides (Bloch, 1787)
Hypoglossoides platessoides (Fabricius, 1780)
Pleuronectes limandoides Bloch, 1787
Pleuronectes platessoides Fabricius, 1780

Other names

= Canadian Plaice

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/11742]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Hippoglossoides platessoides (Fabricius, 1780)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4239]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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