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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Paralichthyidae Large-tooth flounders

Genus: Pseudorhombus

(See list of species below)



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25 species (see list below)

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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10.5 cm TL

 
Pseudorhombus annulatus
[Ringed flounder]

Photo by CSIRO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Pseudorhombus argus Weber, 1913

Photo by CSIRO
 
Pseudorhombus argus
[Peacock flounder]

Photo by Schulz, S.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 45 cm TL
Pseudorhombus arsius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Schulz, S.
 
Pseudorhombus arsius
[Largetooth flounder]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific

 
Pseudorhombus binii
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Pseudorhombus cinnamoneus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Pseudorhombus cinnamoneus
[Cinnamon flounder]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific

 
Pseudorhombus ctenosquamis
[]

Photo by CSIRO

Western Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Pseudorhombus diplospilus Norman, 1926

Photo by CSIRO
 
Pseudorhombus diplospilus
[Four twin-spot flounder]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Pseudorhombus dupliciocellatus Regan, 1905

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pseudorhombus dupliciocellatus
[Ocellated flounder]

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Pseudorhombus elevatus Ogilby, 1912

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Pseudorhombus elevatus
[Deep flounder]

Photo by Hermosa, Jr., G.V.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Pseudorhombus javanicus (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Hermosa, Jr., G.V.
 
Pseudorhombus javanicus
[Javan flounder]

Photo by Maddern, M.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 34 cm TL
Pseudorhombus jenynsii (Bleeker, 1855)

Photo by Maddern, M.
 
Pseudorhombus jenynsii
[Smalltooth flounder]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 26.7 cm SL
Pseudorhombus levisquamis (Oshima, 1927)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Pseudorhombus levisquamis
[]

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Pseudorhombus malayanus Bleeker, 1865

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Pseudorhombus malayanus
[Malayan flounder]

Photo by Olson-Ringby, M.

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 22 cm SL
Pseudorhombus megalops Fowler, 1934

Photo by Olson-Ringby, M.
 
Pseudorhombus megalops
[]

Photo by Devarapalli, P.

Indo-West Pacific

Pseudorhombus micrognathus Norman, 1927

Photo by Devarapalli, P.
 
Pseudorhombus micrognathus
[]

Photo by SFSA

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 26.5 cm TL
Pseudorhombus natalensis Gilchrist, 1904

Photo by SFSA
 
Pseudorhombus natalensis
[Natal flounders]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Pseudorhombus neglectus Bleeker, 1865

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Pseudorhombus neglectus
[]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific

 
Pseudorhombus oculocirris
[]

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Pseudorhombus oligodon (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Pseudorhombus oligodon
[Roughscale flounder]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Pseudorhombus pentophthalmus Günther, 1862

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Pseudorhombus pentophthalmus
[Fivespot flounder]

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Pseudorhombus quinquocellatus Weber & de Beaufort, 1929

Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Pseudorhombus quinquocellatus
[Five-eyed flounder]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 23 cm SL

 
Pseudorhombus russellii
[]

Photo by CSIRO

Western Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Pseudorhombus spinosus McCulloch, 1914

Photo by CSIRO
 
Pseudorhombus spinosus
[Spiny flounder]

Photo by MNHN

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Pseudorhombus tenuirastrum (Waite, 1899)

Photo by MNHN
 
Pseudorhombus tenuirastrum
[]

Photo by CSIRO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Pseudorhombus triocellatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by CSIRO
 
Pseudorhombus triocellatus
[Three spotted flounders]
25 Species of Family Paralichthyidae with Genus Pseudorhombus
(Large-tooth flounders)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1927 Pseudorhombus annulatus Ringed flounder Western Indian Ocean 10.5 TL
1913 Pseudorhombus argus Peacock flounder Indo-West Pacific 25 SL
1822 Pseudorhombus arsius Largetooth flounder Indo-West Pacific 45 TL
1955 Pseudorhombus binii Southeast Pacific
1846 Pseudorhombus cinnamoneus Cinnamon flounder Western Pacific 35 SL
1927 Pseudorhombus ctenosquamis Northwest Pacific
1926 Pseudorhombus diplospilus Four twin-spot flounder Western Pacific 40 SL
1905 Pseudorhombus dupliciocellatus Ocellated flounder Indo-West Pacific 40 SL
1912 Pseudorhombus elevatus Deep flounder Indian Ocean 20 SL
1853 Pseudorhombus javanicus Javan flounder Indo-West Pacific 35 SL
1855 Pseudorhombus jenynsii Smalltooth flounder Indo-West Pacific 34 TL
1927 Pseudorhombus levisquamis Western Pacific 26.7 SL
1865 Pseudorhombus malayanus Malayan flounder Indo-West Pacific 35 SL
1934 Pseudorhombus megalops Western Central Pacific 22 SL
1927 Pseudorhombus micrognathus Indo-West Pacific
1904 Pseudorhombus natalensis Natal flounders Western Indian Ocean 26.5 TL
1865 Pseudorhombus neglectus Indo-West Pacific 25 SL
1969 Pseudorhombus oculocirris Northwest Pacific
1854 Pseudorhombus oligodon Roughscale flounder Northwest Pacific 30 SL
1862 Pseudorhombus pentophthalmus Fivespot flounder Western Pacific 18 SL
1929 Pseudorhombus quinquocellatus Five-eyed flounder Western Pacific 20 SL
1834 Pseudorhombus russellii Western Central Pacific 23 SL
1914 Pseudorhombus spinosus Spiny flounder Western Pacific 30 SL
1899 Pseudorhombus tenuirastrum Southwest Pacific 25 SL
1801 Pseudorhombus triocellatus Three spotted flounders Indo-West Pacific 15 SL



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