Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Screen Version

Cynoglossus  Hamilton, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173082

(Download Help) Cynoglossus TSN 173082

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Cynoglossoides Smith, 1949
    Arelia Kaup, 1858
    Areliscus Jordan & Snyder, 1900
    Trulla Kaup, 1858
    Dollfusichthys Chabanaud, 1931
    Cantorusia Whitley, 1940
    Cantoria Kaup, 1858
    Dexiourius Chabanaud, 1947
    Icania Kaup, 1858
    Notrullus Whitley, 1951
    Cynoglossoides von Bonde, 1922
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPleuronectiformes  – flatfishes, flounders, soles, limandes, plies, poissons plats  
                                  FamilyCynoglossidae  – tongue soles, tonguefishes, lenguas, soles-langues  
                                        GenusCynoglossus Hamilton, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus abbreviatus (Gray, 1834) – smallscaled flatfish, tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus acaudatus Gilchrist, 1906 – Natal tonguefish 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus acutirostris Norman, 1939  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus arel (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) – brown tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus attenuatus Gilchrist, 1904  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus bilineatus (Lacepède, 1802) – twolined tonguesole, fourlin tonguesole, ohshitabirame, twolin tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus broadhursti Waite, 1905 – southern tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus browni Chabanaud, 1949  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus canariensis Steindachner, 1882  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus capensis (Kaup, 1858) – sand sole, sand tonguefish 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus carpenteri Alcock, 1889  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus cynoglossus (Hamilton, 1822) – Bengal tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus dispar Day, 1877  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus dollfusi (Chabanaud, 1931)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus dubius Day, 1873  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus durbanensis Regan, 1921 – Durban tonguefish 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus feldmanni (Bleeker, 1854)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus gilchristi Regan, 1920 – ripplefin tonguefish 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus gracilis Günther, 1873  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus heterolepis Weber, 1910  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus interruptus Günther, 1880 – genko sole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus itinus (Snyder, 1909)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus joyneri Günther, 1878 – akashitabirame, red tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus kapuasensis Fowler, 1905  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus kopsii (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus lachneri Menon, 1977  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus lida (Bleeker, 1851) – shoulderspot tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus lineolatus Steindachner, 1867  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus lingua Hamilton, 1822 – long tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus maccullochi Norman, 1926  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus macrolepidotus (Bleeker, 1851) – largescaled tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus macrophthalmus Norman, 1926  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus macrostomus Norman, 1928  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus maculipinnis Rendahl, 1921  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus marleyi Regan, 1921 – threeline tonguefish 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus melampetalus (Richardson, 1846)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus microlepis (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus monodi Chabanaud, 1949 – Guinean tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus monopus (Bleeker, 1849)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus nigropinnatus Ochiai, 1963  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus ochiaii Yokogawa, Endo & Sakaji, 2008  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus ogilbyi Norman, 1926  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus oligolepis (Bleeker, 1855)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus pottii Steindachner, 1902  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus puncticeps (Richardson, 1846) – spotted tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus purpureomaculatus Regan, 1905  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus quadrilineatus (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus robustus Günther, 1873  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus roulei Wu, 1932  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus sealarki Regan, 1908  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus semifasciatus Day, 1877  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus semilaevis Günther, 1873  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus senegalensis (Kaup, 1858) – large tonguesole, Senegalese tonguesole 
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus sibogae Weber, 1913  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus sinusarabici (Chabanaud, 1931)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus suyeni Fowler, 1934  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus trigrammus Günther, 1862  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus trulla (Cantor, 1849)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus waandersii (Bleeker, 1854)  
                                           SpeciesCynoglossus zanzibarensis Norman, 1939 – redspotted tonguesole 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Cynoglossus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cynoglossus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Cynoglossus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.   
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Cynoglossus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar