CAAB Taxon Code: 37 463000
Scientific Name: Cynoglossidae - undifferentiated
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces
Family: 37 463 Cynoglossidae (Tongue Soles) show full list
Standard Name: tongue soles
Suggested Indexable Form: tongue soles
Common Names List:
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Tongue Sole
Organism Type: a tongue sole
Other names used in Australia:
Taxon Notes: This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Scientific Name Notes:
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'Tongue Sole' is the standard name for this group, which was only previously lumped under the more general name 'Sole' (37 990015).
Parent Codes (if any):
37 990062 .. Order Pleuronectiformes - undifferentiated .. Flatfishes
Child Codes (if any):
37 463901 .. Cynoglossus spp.
37 463902 .. Paraplagusia spp.
37 463903 .. Symphurus spp.
Previous Codes (if any):
Taxon status (on CAAB list):
Taxon on current Australian list: Yes
Taxon on commercial species list: Yes
Taxon on Standard Fish Names List: Yes
This CAAB category maintained by John Pogonoski, email John.Pogonoski@csiro.au