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Pleuronectes melanogaster
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Pleuronectes melanogaster


Pleuronectes melanogaster was originally described as Pleuronectes melanogaster by Mitchill in 1815. It belongs to the family Pleuronectidae and subfamily Pleuronectinae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melanogaster
AuthorWI   Mitchill [S. L.]
AuthorNI   Mitchill
Qualification   ---
Year   1815
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectiformes
Family   Pleuronectidae
Pleuronectinae Pleuronectinae
Genus   Pleuronectes
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Pleuronectiformes
Family   Pleuronectidae
Subfamily   Pleuronectinae
Genus   Pleuronectes
Original Name   Pleuronectes        
Taxon Name   melanogaster
Original Combination   Pleuronectes melanogaster
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pleuronectes melanogaster
OriginalSubGenus   Pleuronectes
Original Author   Mitchill
Original AuthorWI   Mitchill [S. L.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1815
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Pleuronectinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   New York market, New York, U.S.A.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   Trans. Lit. Phil. Soc. N. Y.
Citation   v. 1
Page   390

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Paralichthys dentatus
Current Species dentatus
Current Genus Paralichthys
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI Linnaeus
Current Year 1766
Current Family Pleuronectidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Paralichthys dentatus  (Linnaeus 1766). Paralichthyidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Paralichthys dentatus (Linnaeus 1766) -- (Smith 1986:455 [ref. 22186]).

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achirus Pleuronectes achirus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801In family
achirus Pleuronectes achirus Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
albus Pleuronectes albus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801In family
americanus Pleuronectes americanus Walbaum [J. J.] (ex Schöpf) 1792Synonym
angulatus Pleuronectes angulatus Guichenot [A.] 1850Uncertain
angustirostris Pleuronectes angustirostris (Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] (ex Kitahara) 1906)Synonym
annulatus Pleuronectes annulatus Walbaum [J. J.] (ex Gronow) 1792In family
apoda Pleuronectes apoda Mitchill [S. L.] 1818No types known
aquosus Pleuronectes aquosus Mitchill [S. L.] 1815Synonym
aramaca Pleuronectes aramaca Walbaum [J. J.] 1792Synonym
aramaca Pleuronectes aramaca Cuvier [G.] 1829In family
arel Pleuronectes arel Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
argentea Pleuronectes argentea Bonnaterre [J. P.] (ex Petiver) 1788In family
argenteus Pleuronectes argenteus Shaw [G.] 1803In family
argus Pleuronectes argus Bloch [M. E.] 1783Synonym
arnoglossus Pleuronectes arnoglossus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
arsius Pleuronectes arsius Hamilton [F.] 1822Synonym
asper Pleuronectes asper Pallas [P. S.] 1814Synonym
asprella Pleuronectes asprella (Hubbs [C. L.] 1915)Synonym
ater Pleuronectes ater (Nardo [G. D.] 1827)In family
baltica Pleuronectes baltica Nilsson [S.] 1855Synonym
baltica Pleuronectes baltica Suvorov [E. K.] 1925Synonym
barbatus Pleuronectes barbatus Shaw [G.] 1803In family
barbatus Pleuronectes barbatus Bonnaterre [J. P.] (ex Gronow) 1788In family
barffi Pleuronectes barffi Curtiss [A.] 1944Synonym
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