Cynoglossidae


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Cynoglossidae

[‚sin·ə′gläs·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The tonguefishes, a family of Asiatic flatfishes in the order Pleuronectiformes.
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Larval development of Symphurus williamsi (Cynoglossidae: Pleuronectiformes) from the Gulf of California.
(Cynoglossidae), from central waters of the eastern Pacific.
Early stage of development of two species of tongue sole Symphurus chabanaudi and Symphurus prolatinaris (Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes) from central eastern Pacific.
Early development of four tonguefishes of the genus Symphurus (Osteichthyes: Cynoglossidae) from the Southern Brazil.
Systematics and ecology of tonguefishes of the genus Symphurus (Cynoglossidae : Pleuronectiformes) from the western Atlantic Ocean.
La frecuencia de estas anomalias, sugiere que estas diferencias estarian relacionadas con el grado de especializacion del grupo taxonomico en estudio (Dawson, 1962; Haaker & Lane, 1973; Telders, 1981), siendo mas frecuentes en las familias menos especializadas, como Paralichtyidae y Pleuronectidae y menos frecuentemente en las familias derivadas como Soleidae y Cynoglossidae (Amaoka, 1964; Gartner, 1986; Munroe, 1996).
First record of reversal in Symphurus vanmelleae (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae), a deep-water tonguefish from the tropical eastern Atlantic.
7.5-15.5 20 0.7 Lepophidium microlepis * 10.5-15.0 17 0.6 Cynoglossidae 9.0-14.0 5 0.2 Pomadasys nitidus 9.0-13.0 16 0.6 Parapsettus panamensis 8.0-9.5 9 0.3 Opisthonema libertate * 11 7 0.3 Larimus effulgens 8.0-13.0 5 0.2 Polydactylus approximans 5.0-13.5 5 0.2 Bagre sp.
36.8 Sparidae Archosargus rhomboidalis 216.9 Archosargus probatocephalus 0.9 Eleotridae Dormitator maculatus 2.8 Cynoglossidae Symphurus sp.
5 <0.1 2.9 Achiridae Achirus lineatus 9 <0.1 0.7 * No identificados 2 <0.1 0.5 Cynoglossidae Symphurus spp.
Approximately 45 flatfish species from six Families (Pleuronectidae, Achiridae, Bothidae, Paralichthyidae, Cynoglossidae and Achiropsettidae) occur in the southwest Atlantic Ocean south of the Amazon River.