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Engyprosopon  Günther, 1862
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172816

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Scaeops Jordan & Starks, 1904
    Rhomboidichthys (Engyprosopon) Günther, 1862
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPleuronectiformes  – flatfishes, flounders, soles, limandes, plies, poissons plats  
                                  FamilyBothidae  – lefteyed flounders, lefteye flounders, lenguados chuecos, turbots  
                                     GenusEngyprosopon Günther, 1862  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Engyprosopon annulatus (Weber, 1913)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon arenicola Jordan & Evermann, 1903  
                                        Species Engyprosopon bellonaensis Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993  
                                        Species Engyprosopon bleekeri (Macleay, 1881)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon filipennis Wu & Tang, 1935  
                                        Species Engyprosopon grandisquama (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846) – spotted-tail flounder 
                                        Species Engyprosopon hawaiiensis Jordan & Evermann, 1903  
                                        Species Engyprosopon hensleyi Amaoka & Imamura, 1990  
                                        Species Engyprosopon hureaui Quéro & Golani, 1990  
                                        Species Engyprosopon kushimotoensis Amaoka, Kaga & Misaki, 2008  
                                        Species Engyprosopon latifrons (Regan, 1908)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon longipelvis Amaoka, 1969  
                                        Species Engyprosopon longipterum Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993  
                                        Species Engyprosopon macrolepis (Regan, 1908)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon maldivensis (Regan, 1908)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon marquisensis Amaoka & Séret, 2005  
                                        Species Engyprosopon mogkii (Bleeker, 1854)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon mozambiquensis Hensley, 2003  
                                        Species Engyprosopon multisquama Amaoka, 1963  
                                        Species Engyprosopon natalensis Regan, 1920 – Natal flounder 
                                        Species Engyprosopon obliquioculatum (Fowler, 1934)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon osculus (Amaoka & Arai, 1998)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon raoulensis Amaoka & Mihara, 1995  
                                        Species Engyprosopon regani Hensley & Suzumoto, 1990  
                                        Species Engyprosopon rostratum Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993  
                                        Species Engyprosopon sechellensis (Regan, 1908)  
                                        Species Engyprosopon septempes Amaoka, Mihara & Rivaton, 1993  
                                        Species Engyprosopon vanuatuensis Amaoka & Séret, 2005  
                                        Species Engyprosopon xenandrus Gilbert, 1905  
                                        Species Engyprosopon xystrias Hubbs, 1915  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Engyprosopon   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Engyprosopon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Engyprosopon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Engyprosopon   

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