Taxon profile


Finespotted Flounder
Pleuronichthys cornutus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Carangiformes »  family Pleuronectidae - righteye flounders »  genus Pleuronichthys

Scientific synonyms

Platessa cornuta Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Pleuronectes cornutus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Pleuronichthys lighti Wu, 1929

Other names

= Frog Flounder
= Neitagarei
= Ridge-eye Flounder


Pleuronichthys cornutus - Finespotted Flounder

Author: B. Kao

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8551]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21089]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pleuronichthys cornutus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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