Hippoglossoides dubius Schmidt, 1904
Flathead flounder
Hippoglossoides dubius
photo by Suzuki, T.

Family:  Pleuronectidae (Righteye flounders), subfamily: Pleuronectinae
Max. size:  45 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 10 - 600 m, oceanodromous
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: Sea of Japan and Sea of Okhotsk, Kamchatka and Korea (Ref. 4537).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 02.03.94
Modified by: Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen - 03.08.06
Checked by: Amaoka, Kunio - 27.10.95

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