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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Samaridae Crested flounders

Genus: Samariscus

(See list of species below)



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20 species
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Samariscus asanoi
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Samariscus corallinus
[Coralline-red flounder]
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Max. Length 8.0 cm SL

 
Samariscus desoutterae
[]



Western Pacific

Samariscus filipectoralis Shen, 1982

Photo by Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Samariscus filipectoralis
[]
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Max. Length 10.0 cm SL

 
Samariscus hexaradiatus
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL
Samariscus huysmani Weber, 1913

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Samariscus huysmani
[Huysman's righteye flounder]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Samariscus inornatus (Lloyd, 1909)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Samariscus inornatus
[]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Samariscus japonicus Kamohara, 1936

Photo by Photo by Park, J.-H.
 
Samariscus japonicus
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Samariscus latus Matsubara & Takamuki, 1951

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Samariscus latus
[Deep-body righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Samariscus leopardus
[]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Samariscus longimanus Norman, 1927

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Samariscus longimanus
[Longfinned flounder]
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Max. Length 7.6 cm TL

 
Samariscus luzonensis
[Luzon righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 5.5 cm TL

 
Samariscus macrognathus
[Large-mouth righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Samariscus maculatus
[Spotted righteye flounder]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Samariscus multiradiatus
[]
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Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Samariscus neocaledonia
[New Caledonian righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 6.4 cm TL

 
Samariscus nielseni
[Nielsen's righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 13 cm TL

 
Samariscus sunieri
[Sunier's righteye flounder]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Samariscus triocellatus Woods, 1960

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Samariscus triocellatus
[Three-spot righteye flounder]
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Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Samariscus xenicus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Samariscus asanoi Western Pacific 1962
Samariscus corallinus Coralline-red flounder Eastern Central Pacific 1905
Samariscus desoutterae Western Indian Ocean 8.0 SL 1989
Samariscus filipectoralis Western Pacific 1982
Samariscus hexaradiatus Western Central Pacific 10.0 SL 2014
Samariscus huysmani Huysman's righteye flounder Indo-West Pacific 11.5 TL 1913
Samariscus inornatus Western Indian Ocean 11.5 SL 1909
Samariscus japonicus Northwest Pacific 12 SL 1936
Samariscus latus Deep-body righteye flounder Western Pacific 16 TL 1951
Samariscus leopardus Western Indian Ocean 12.2 SL 2009
Samariscus longimanus Longfinned flounder Indo-West Pacific 12 TL 1927
Samariscus luzonensis Luzon righteye flounder Western Pacific 7.6 TL 1934
Samariscus macrognathus Large-mouth righteye flounder Western Pacific 5.5 TL 1934
Samariscus maculatus Spotted righteye flounder Indo-West Pacific 10 TL 1880
Samariscus multiradiatus Western Pacific 6.1 SL 2008
Samariscus neocaledonia New Caledonian righteye flounder Pacific Ocean 5 SL 2011
Samariscus nielseni Nielsen's righteye flounder Indo-West Pacific 6.4 TL 1989
Samariscus sunieri Sunier's righteye flounder Southwest Pacific 13 TL 1929
Samariscus triocellatus Three-spot righteye flounder Indo-Pacific 10 SL 1960
Samariscus xenicus Northwest Pacific 6 SL 1962



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