family Bothidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Bothidae - a family of fish of the order Heterosomata
fish family - any of various families of fish
Heterosomata, order Heterosomata, order Pleuronectiformes - flatfishes: halibut; sole; flounder; plaice; turbot; tonguefishes
lefteye flounder, lefteyed flounder - flatfishes with both eyes on the left side of the head
genus Paralichthys, Paralichthys - a genus of Bothidae
Etropus, genus Etropus - a genus of Bothidae
Citharichthys, genus Citharichthys - a genus of Bothidae
genus Scophthalmus, Scophthalmus - a genus of Bothidae
genus Psetta, Psetta - a genus of Bothidae
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Some left-eyed flatfishes are in the family Bothidae or the family Paralichthyidae, which includes many commercially important species of flounder, such as the southern flounder.
Species with semi- permanent and permanent home ranges such as those from the family Bothidae and Cyanoglossidae were also sampled.