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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:96bc00ad-3e53-491f-a92d-ab90d16fe4a2

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Pseudorhombus arsius
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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO. Image enhanced during FRDC project

Description

The species varies in colour, closely matching the substrate it is resting on. It is best separated from other members of its genus by the presence of two dark spots placed centrally on its dorsal surface. The first is located just behind the pectoral fin, the second is halfway between the first spot and the tail fin.... source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images
Museum Victoria provider for OZCAM
Images, Occurrence record

Species Lists

South Australian Fish from the AFD

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Pseudorhombus arsius

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Pleuronectes arsius Hamilton, 1822 Hamilton, 1822
Published in: Hamilton, F. 1822. An Account of the Fishes Found in the River Ganges and its Branches Edinburgh : Archibald Constable pp. 405 pp., pls 1-39
Rhombus lentiginosus Richardson, 1843 Richardson, 1843
Published in: Richardson, J. 1843. Contributions to the ichthyology of Australia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. Ser. 1 Vol. 11 (73) pp. 489-498
Rhombus polyspilos Bleeker, 1853 Bleeker, 1853
Published in: Bleeker, P. 1853. Diagnostische beschrijvingen van nieuwe of weinig bekende vischsoorten van Batavia. Tiental I–VI. Natuurwet. Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië Vol. 4 pp. 451-516
Teratorhombus excisiceps Macleay, 1881 Macleay, 1881
Published in: Macleay, W.J. 1881. Descriptive catalogue of the fishes of Australia. Part 3. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 6 (1) pp. 1-138 pls 1-2
Pleuronectes mortoniensis De Vis, 1882 De Vis, 1882
Published in: De Vis, C.W. 1882. Descriptions of some new Queensland fishes. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 7 (3) pp. 367-371
Neorhombus ocellatus De Vis, 1886 De Vis, 1886
Published in: De Vis, C.W. 1886. Donations. Queensland Museum (Report of Board of Trustees for the year Vol. 1885 pp. 1-15

Common Names

Common name Source
Largetooth Flounder
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Large-toothed Flounder
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False Brill
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Flatfish
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Flounder
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Large Tooth Flounder
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Smooth-scale Brill
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PLEURONECTIFORMES
suborder
PLEURONECTOIDEI
family
PARALICHTHYIDAE
genus
Pseudorhombus
species
Pseudorhombus arsius  Recorded in Australia

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