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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Bothidae Lefteye flounders

Genus: Engyprosopon

(See list of species below)



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30 species (see list below)

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Western Pacific

 
Engyprosopon annulatus
[]
No picture found
Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 6.9 cm NG

 
Engyprosopon arenicola
[Fringelip dwarf flounder]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Engyprosopon bellonaensis Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon bellonaensis
[Bellona flounder]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL
Engyprosopon bleekeri (Macleay, 1881)

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon bleekeri
[Bleeker's flounder]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific.
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon filipennis
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Engyprosopon grandisquama (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon grandisquama
[Largescale flounder]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Eastern Central Pacific

Engyprosopon hawaiiensis Jordan & Evermann, 1903

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon hawaiiensis
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon hensleyi
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Engyprosopon hureaui Quéro & Golani, 1990

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon hureaui
[Hureau's flounder]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon kushimotoensis
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Engyprosopon latifrons (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon latifrons
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon longipelvis
[]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Engyprosopon longipterum Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon longipterum
[Long pectoral fin flounder]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Engyprosopon macrolepis (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon macrolepis
[Largescale dwarf flounder]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 12.7 cm SL
Engyprosopon maldivensis (Regan, 1908)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Engyprosopon maldivensis
[Olive wide-eyed flounder]
No picture found
Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon marquisensis
[]

Photo by FAO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Engyprosopon mogkii (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon mogkii
[]
No picture found
Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon mozambiquensis
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL
Engyprosopon multisquama Amaoka, 1963

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Engyprosopon multisquama
[]

Photo by SFSA

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Engyprosopon natalensis Regan, 1920

Photo by SFSA
 
Engyprosopon natalensis
[Natal flounder]
No picture found
Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon obliquioculatum
[]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10.3 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon osculus
[]
No picture found
Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon raoulensis
[]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 3.9 cm NG

 
Engyprosopon regani
[Regan's flatfish]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Engyprosopon rostratum Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon rostratum
[Long snout flounder]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon sechellensis
[]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Engyprosopon septempes Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon septempes
[Seven pelvic ray flounder]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Engyprosopon vanuatuensis
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Engyprosopon xenandrus Gilbert, 1905

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Engyprosopon xenandrus
[]

Photo by FAO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Engyprosopon xystrias Hubbs, 1915

Photo by FAO
 
Engyprosopon xystrias
[]
30 Species of Family Bothidae with Genus Engyprosopon
(Lefteye flounders)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1913 Engyprosopon annulatus Western Pacific
1903 Engyprosopon arenicola Fringelip dwarf flounder Eastern Pacific 6.9 NG
1993 Engyprosopon bellonaensis Bellona flounder Western Central Pacific 7.2 SL
1881 Engyprosopon bleekeri Bleeker's flounder Western Central Pacific 8.4 SL
1935 Engyprosopon filipennis Northwest Pacific. 10.6 SL
1846 Engyprosopon grandisquama Largescale flounder Indo-Pacific 15 TL
1903 Engyprosopon hawaiiensis Eastern Central Pacific
1990 Engyprosopon hensleyi Western Indian Ocean 11.7 SL
1990 Engyprosopon hureaui Hureau's flounder Indo-West Pacific 5 SL
2008 Engyprosopon kushimotoensis Northwest Pacific 5.9 SL
1908 Engyprosopon latifrons Indo-West Pacific 8 SL
1969 Engyprosopon longipelvis Western Pacific 7 SL
1993 Engyprosopon longipterum Long pectoral fin flounder Western Central Pacific 8.6 SL
1908 Engyprosopon macrolepis Largescale dwarf flounder Indo-West Pacific 5.9 SL
1908 Engyprosopon maldivensis Olive wide-eyed flounder Indo-West Pacific 12.7 SL
2005 Engyprosopon marquisensis Central Pacific 6.5 SL
1854 Engyprosopon mogkii Indo-West Pacific 11 SL
2003 Engyprosopon mozambiquensis Indo-West Pacific 6.4 SL
1963 Engyprosopon multisquama Northwest Pacific 10.6 SL
1920 Engyprosopon natalensis Natal flounder Western Indian Ocean 6 SL
1934 Engyprosopon obliquioculatum Indo-West Pacific 7.6 SL
1998 Engyprosopon osculus Eastern Indian Ocean 10.3 SL
1995 Engyprosopon raoulensis Southwest Pacific 8.2 SL
1990 Engyprosopon regani Regan's flatfish Southeast Pacific 3.9 NG
1993 Engyprosopon rostratum Long snout flounder Western Central Pacific 7 SL
1908 Engyprosopon sechellensis Western Indian Ocean 7.6 SL
1993 Engyprosopon septempes Seven pelvic ray flounder Western Central Pacific 7.1 SL
2005 Engyprosopon vanuatuensis Western Pacific 5.6 SL
1905 Engyprosopon xenandrus Eastern Central Pacific 7.2 SL
1915 Engyprosopon xystrias Indo-West Pacific 16 SL



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