Scophthalmus

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Scophthalmus
Psetta maeotica (upside).jpg
S. maeoticus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Scophthalmidae
Genus: Scophthalmus
Rafinesque, 1810
Synonyms
  • Psetta Swainson, 1839
  • Rhombus Cuvier, 1816

Scophthalmus is a genus of turbots native to the Atlantic Ocean.

Species[edit]

There are currently four recognized species in this genus:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Scophthalmus in FishBase. December 2012 version.