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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Arnoglossus laterna (Walbaum, 1792)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Arnoglossus laterna Walbaum, 1792


Arnoglossus macrostoma Kyle, 1913.
Pleuronectes laterna Walbaum, 1792, Artedi Ichth., ed. 2, (3): 121.
Pleuronectes conspersus Canestrini, 1861, Arch. Zool. Anat. Fisiol., Genova, l: l0.
Arnoglossus laterna macrostoma Kyle, 1913, Rep. Dan. oceanogr. Exped. Mediterr., 2 (Biol.) (Al): 64 (Mediterranean). Lectotype: BMNH no.
Arnoglossus laterna microstoma Kyle, 1913, Rep. Dan. oceanogr. Exped. Mediterr., 2 (Biol.) (Al): 64 (Mediterranean and off western Europe).
Arnoglossus laterna: Norman, 1934: 178-179, fig. 126 (additional synonyms) Torchio, 1959: 4; 1962c: 670 Ben-Tuvia, 1971b: 34.

Common names:

fausse limande [Fr]
Lammzunge [De]
scaldfish [En]
serrandel [Es]
suacia [It]
schurftvis [Ne]

Scaldfish (Arnoglossus laterna)