order Pleuronectiformes

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Synonyms for order Pleuronectiformes

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During this type of swimming, the octopus eyes were also in the same approximate position as the eyes of the flounder, which are both on the left side in the family Bothidae (order Pleuronectiformes).
At least 15 flatfish species (within the order Pleuronectiformes) and more than 75 species of fish and elasmobranchs not of the order Pleuronectiformes were recorded during the AFSC summer surveys (1975-2002) on the EBS shelf (20-200 m).
Order Pleuronectiformes Family Pleuronectidae Isopsetta isolepis (Lockington, 1880), butter sole (Fig.