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Zeugopterus punctatus  (Bloch, 1787)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172829

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Pleuronectes punctatus Bloch, 1787
    Zeugopterus papillosus Brook, 1886
    Pleuronectes hirtus Müller, 1789
  Common Name(s): common topknot [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPleuronectiformes  – flatfishes, flounders, soles, limandes, plies, poissons plats  
                                        FamilyScophthalmidae  – turbots, rodaballos, scophthalmidés, scophthalmids  
                                           GenusZeugopterus Gottsche, 1835  
                                              SpeciesZeugopterus punctatus (Bloch, 1787) – common topknot  

  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: Zeugopterus punctatus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Zeugopterus punctatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chanet, Bruno  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Interrelationships of scophthalmid fishes (Pleuronectiformes: Scophthalmidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cybium, vol. 27, no. 4   
  Page(s): 275-286   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0399-0974   
  Reference for: Zeugopterus punctatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Zeugopterus punctatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vorinina, E. P.  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: On Morphology and Taxonomy of Scophthalmids   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Ichthyology, vol. 50, no. 9   
  Page(s): 695-703   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0032-9452   
  Notes: doi: 10.1134/S0032945210090018   
  Reference for: Zeugopterus punctatus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Eastern Atlantic Ocean  






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