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Family: Soleidae Soles



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13 species in Asia - Inland waters (see list below)

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Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Achiroides leucorhynchos Bleeker, 1851

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Achiroides leucorhynchos
[]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Achiroides melanorhynchus (Bleeker, 1850)

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Achiroides melanorhynchus
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific

 
Brachirus aenea
[]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Brachirus harmandi (Sauvage, 1878)

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Brachirus harmandi
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Brachirus orientalis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Brachirus orientalis
[Oriental sole]

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Brachirus pan (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Brachirus pan
[Pan sole]

Photo by Baird, I.G.

Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Brachirus panoides (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Brachirus panoides
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Brachirus siamensis
[]
No picture found
Asia and Oceania
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Brachirus villosus
[Velvety sole]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL

 
Leptachirus alleni
[Allen’s Sole]

Photo by Germeau, G.

Asia

Leptachirus klunzingeri (Weber, 1907)

Photo by Germeau, G.
 
Leptachirus klunzingeri
[Tailed sole]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL

 
Leptachirus lorentz
[Lorentz River Sole]
No picture found
Asia and Oceania
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Pardachirus poropterus
[Estuary sole]
13 Species of Family Soleidae
(Soles)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1851 Achiroides leucorhynchos Asia 8 SL
1850 Achiroides melanorhynchus Asia 14 SL
1931 Brachirus aenea Western Pacific
1878 Brachirus harmandi Asia 10 SL
1801 Brachirus orientalis Oriental sole Indo-West Pacific 30 SL
1822 Brachirus pan Pan sole Indo-West Pacific 9 TL
1851 Brachirus panoides Asia 20 TL
1878 Brachirus siamensis Asia 15 SL
1907 Brachirus villosus Velvety sole Asia and Oceania 10.5 SL
2007 Leptachirus alleni Allen’s Sole Asia 8.6 SL
1907 Leptachirus klunzingeri Tailed sole Asia
2007 Leptachirus lorentz Lorentz River Sole Asia 8.1 SL
1851 Pardachirus poropterus Estuary sole Asia and Oceania 7 SL



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