Lepidopsetta mochigarei, Dusky sole : fisheries

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Lepidopsetta mochigarei Snyder, 1911

Dusky sole
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes(genus, species) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopteri (ray-finned fishes) > Pleuronectiformes (Flatfishes) > Pleuronectidae (Righteye flounders) > Pleuronectinae
Etymology: Lepidopsetta: Greek, lepis = scale + Greek, psetta = grouper (Ref. 45335);  mochigarei: Specific name refers to the bright white blind side similar to white rice-cake common in Japan..
More on author: Snyder.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; demersal. Temperate

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Northwest Pacific: Korean Peninsula to the southern Sea of Okhotsk.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 40.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 559)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Blind side white, with glossy highlights along myotome margins, increasing anteriorly. Pores: supraorbital 1-3; preopercular 8-13; lateral line 95-119. Interorbital space narrow (Ref. 37594).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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Main reference Upload your references | References | Coordinator : Amaoka, Kunio | Collaborators

Cooper, J.A. and F. Chapleau, 1998. Monophyly and intrarelationships of the family Pleuronectidae (Pleuronectiformes), with a revised classification. Fish. Bull. 96(4):686-726. (Ref. 30193)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 125652)

  Least Concern (LC) ; Date assessed: 15 March 2021

CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 5.7 - 20.5, mean 11.4 °C (based on 305 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.6250   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00933 (0.00459 - 0.01895), b=3.08 (2.91 - 3.25), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this Subfamily-BS (Ref. 93245).
Trophic level (Ref. 69278):  3.2   ±0.2 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 120179):  Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Moderate vulnerability (39 of 100) .
Climate Vulnerability (Ref. 125649):   (0 of 100) .
Price category (Ref. 80766):   Medium.
Nutrients (Ref. 124155):  Calcium = 32.5 [16.9, 64.6] mg/100g ; Iron = 0.253 [0.153, 0.433] mg/100g ; Protein = 16.9 [15.7, 18.3] % ; Omega3 = 0.361 [0.177, 0.734] g/100g ; Selenium = 16.7 [8.1, 35.0] μg/100g ; VitaminA = 10.3 [2.7, 36.6] μg/100g ; Zinc = 0.508 [0.346, 0.765] mg/100g (wet weight);