Taxon profile


Peacock Flounder
Bothus lunatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Pleuronectiformes - flatfish »  family Bothidae - lefteye flounders »  genus Bothus

Scientific synonyms

Bothus lunulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Platophrys lunatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pleuronectes argus Bloch, 1783
Pleuronectes lunatus Linnaeus, 1758
Rhomboidichthys lunatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Romboidichthys lunatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

= Plate Fish

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [978]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4016]

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

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