Taxon profile


American sole
Achiridae Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Pleuronectiformes - flatfish

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

genus Achirus Lacépède, 1802
genus Apionichthys Kaup, 1858
genus Catathyridium Chabanaud, 1928
genus Gymnachirus Kaup, 1858
genus Hypoclinemus Chabanaud, 1928
genus Pnictes Jordan, 1919
genus Soleonasus Kaup, 1858
genus Trinectes Rafinesque, 1832

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/8]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Achiridae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Achiridae Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 11 March 2007]

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