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Laeops  Günther, 1880
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172854

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Scianectes Alcock, 1889
    Laeoptichthys Hubbs, 1915
    Lambdopsetta Smith & Pope, 1906
    Laeops (Leptolaeops) Fowler, 1934
  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  
                                     GenusLaeops Günther, 1880  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Laeops clarus Fowler, 1934  
                                        Species Laeops gracilis Fowler, 1934  
                                        Species Laeops guentheri Alcock, 1890  
                                        Species Laeops kitaharae (Smith & Pope, 1906) – khaki flounder 
                                        Species Laeops lanceolata Franz, 1910  
                                        Species Laeops macrophthalmus (Alcock, 1889)  
                                        Species Laeops natalensis Norman, 1931  
                                        Species Laeops nigrescens Lloyd, 1907  
                                        Species Laeops nigromaculatus von Bonde, 1922 – blackspotted flounder 
                                        Species Laeops parviceps Günther, 1880 – smallheaded flounder 
                                        Species Laeops pectoralis (von Bonde, 1922) – longarm flounder 
                                        Species Laeops sinusarabici Chabanaud, 1968  
                                        Species Laeops tungkongensis Chen & Weng, 1965  

  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: Laeops   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Laeops   
  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: Laeops   

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