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Noun1.Platichthys - a genus of PleuronectidaePlatichthys - a genus of Pleuronectidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
European flatfish, Platichthys flesus - important food fish of Europe
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The three studied pleuronectiform species represent two closely related forms, the European plaice Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758 and the European flounder Platichthys flesus trachurus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Pleuronectidae), and one more distantly related form, the turbot Scophthalmus maximus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Scophthalmidae).
Content of metals in flounder, Platichthys flesus L.
Fishes such as Leiostomus xanthurus Lacepede 1802 (spot), Fundulus heteroclitus Linnaeus 1766 (mummichog) and Platichthys stellatus Pallas 1788 (starry flounder), as well as crustaceans such as Palaemonetes pugio Holthuis 1949 (grass shrimp), have been shown to impact benthic meiofaunal communities either through direct feeding or disturbance (5, 7, 11).
The migratory taxa are European eel (Anguilla anguilla), salmon and trout (salmonids), smelt (Osmerus eperlanus) and flatfish (a group which includes flounder, Platichthys flesus, that enters fresh water, but also marine species).
Survey of estrogenic activity in the United Kingdom estuarine and coastal waters and its effects on gonadal development of the flounder Platichthys flesus.
Eulachon (11% FO 12% N) was the only smelt identified, and yellowfin sole, Limanda aspera (11% FO, 2% N) and starry flounder, Platichthys stellatus (6% FO, 1% N) were the only flounders.
Availability of cadmium and zinc from sewage sludge to the flounder, Platichthys flesus, via a marine food chain.
Isopods were fed with blue mussel Mytilus edulis trossulus and flesh of the European flounder Platichthys flesus.
Trends in Pollutants in Blue Mussel Mytilus Edulis and Flounder Platichthys Flesus from Two Dutch Estuaries.
These organisms included Euspira lewisii (moon snail), Cancer magister (Dungeness crab), Platichthys stellatus (starry flounder), and Pisaster brevispinus (pink sea star).