Yellowtail flounder

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Yellowtail flounder
Yellowtail flounder.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Pleuronectidae
Genus: Pleuronectes
Species: P. ferruginea
Binomial name
Pleuronectes ferruginea
(D. H. Storer (fr, 1839)

The yellowtail flounder (Pleuronectes ferruginea or Limanda ferruginea) is a species of fish in the Pleuronectidae family. It is found in Canada and the United States.