Cynoglossidae


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Related to Cynoglossidae: tonguefish
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Noun1.Cynoglossidae - tonguefishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
Heterosomata, order Heterosomata, order Pleuronectiformes - flatfishes: halibut; sole; flounder; plaice; turbot; tonguefishes
tonguefish, tongue-fish - left-eyed marine flatfish whose tail tapers to a point; of little commercial value
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47-48) found that (1) the families Bothidae, Paralichthyidae, Achiridae and Cynoglossidae have longer upper and lower jaws on the blind side than on the eye side, (2) common to the Bothidae and Paralichthyidae is to have a slight curvature of the mouth on both sides, and to share a similar number and size of teeth on the premaxilla and dentary on both sides and (3) common to the Achiridae and Cynoglossidae is to have a stronger curvature of the mouth on the blind side, more abundant teeth on the premaxilla and dentary of the blind side and few teeth or no teeth on the eye side.
Litopenaeus LISE setiferus Fish Ariidae Ariopsis felis ARFE Bagre marinus BAMA Atherinopdisae Menidia menidia MEME Carangidae Chasmodes CHBO bosquiartus Carcharhinidae Caranx hippos CAHI Clupeidae Carcharhinus CALI limbatus Cynoglossidae Brevoortia BRPA patronus Cyprinodontidae Symphurus SYPL plagiusa Dasyatidae Cyprinodon CYVA variegatus Elopidae Dasyatis sabina DASA Engraulidae Flops saurus ELSA Gerreidae Anchoa mitchilli ANMI Gobiesocidae Eucinostomus EUAR argenteus Gobiidae Gobiesox spp.
tade + + + + 26 Mugil cephalus -+ + + Family: Hemiramphidae 27 Hemiramphus sp -+ + - Family: Atherinidae 28 Pranesus pinguis + + + + Family: Carangidae 29 Carangoides malabaricus + + + + 30 Caranx sp 1 + + + + 31 Caranx sp 2 + + + + 32 Decapterus russelli + + + + 33 Scomberoides tol + + + + Family: Gerriedae 34 Gerrus oblongus + + + + Family: Teraponidae 35 Terapon jarbua + + + + Family: Scombridae 36 Scomberomorus sp + + + + Family: Pleuronectidae 37 Pleuronectid egg + + + - Family: Bothidae 38 Pseudorhambus javanicus -- + + Family: Soleidae 39 Solea ovata + + + + Family: Cynoglossidae 40 Cynoglossus arel + + + + 41 C.
0,24 [+ or -] 0,12 * 0,12 [+ or -] 0,10 Atherinopsidae Atherinella brasiliensis 0,07 [+ or -] 0,05 (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) * 0,04 [+ or -] 0,04 Blenniidae * 0,20 [+ or -] 0,09 Carangidae Oligoplites palometa -- (Cuvier, 1832) * -- Clupeidae * 2,70 [+ or -] l,26 Cynoglossidae Symphurus sp.
Guide to northeast Pacific flatfishes: families Bothidae, Cynoglossidae, and Pleuronectidae.