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Family: Soleidae Soles



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Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Achiroides leucorhynchos Bleeker, 1851

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Achiroides leucorhynchos
[]



Asia
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Achiroides melanorhynchus (Bleeker, 1850)

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Achiroides melanorhynchus
[]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Aesopia cornuta Kaup, 1858

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Aesopia cornuta
[Unicorn sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Aseraggodes albidus Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes albidus
[White sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes andersoni Randall & Bogorodsky, 2013

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes andersoni
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes auroculus Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Aseraggodes auroculus
[]



South Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Aseraggodes bahamondei Randall & Meléndez C., 1987

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes bahamondei
[South Pacific sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.9 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes beauforti
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 10.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes borehami Randall, 1996

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes borehami
[Boreham's sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes brevirostris Randall & Gon, 2006

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Aseraggodes brevirostris
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes chapleaui Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes chapleaui
[Madang sole]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 7.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes cheni Randall & Senou, 2007

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Aseraggodes cheni
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes corymbus
[]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.9 cm SL
Aseraggodes crypticus Randall & Allen, 2007

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Aseraggodes crypticus
[Cryptic Sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes cyaneus (Alcock, 1890)

Photo by Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Aseraggodes cyaneus
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes cyclurus Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes cyclurus
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes diringeri (Quéro, 1997)

Photo by Photo by Bourjon, P.
 
Aseraggodes diringeri
[]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes dubius Weber, 1913

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes dubius
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 110 cm TL

 
Aseraggodes filiger
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Aseraggodes firmisquamis Randall & Bartsch, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes firmisquamis
[]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Aseraggodes guttulatus Kaup, 1858

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Aseraggodes guttulatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Aseraggodes haackeanus
[Southern sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes heemstrai
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Aseraggodes heraldi Randall & Bartsch, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes heraldi
[]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Aseraggodes herrei Seale, 1940

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Aseraggodes herrei
[Herre's sole]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Aseraggodes holcomi Randall, 2002

Photo by Photo by Stender, K.
 
Aseraggodes holcomi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes jenny
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Aseraggodes kaianus (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Aseraggodes kaianus
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Aseraggodes kimurai Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes kimurai
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Aseraggodes kobensis (Steindachner, 1896)

Photo by Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Aseraggodes kobensis
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes kruppi Randall & Bogorodsky, 2013

Photo by Photo by Bogorodsky, S.V.
 
Aseraggodes kruppi
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes lateralis Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes lateralis
[]



Southwestern Pacific
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Aseraggodes lenisquamis Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes lenisquamis
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes longipinnis Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes longipinnis
[Longfinned sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Aseraggodes macronasus Randall & Bogorodsky, 2013

Photo by Photo by Bogorodsky, S.V.
 
Aseraggodes macronasus
[]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.0 cm SL
Aseraggodes magnoculus Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes magnoculus
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes martine Randall & Bogorodsky, 2013

Photo by Photo by Noushad, M.
 
Aseraggodes martine
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes matsuurai Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Aseraggodes matsuurai
[Lombok sole]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Aseraggodes melanostictus (Peters, 1877)

Photo by Photo by Dowling, C.
 
Aseraggodes melanostictus
[Mottled sole]
No picture found


 
Aseraggodes microlepidotus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.9 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes nigrocirratus
[]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 13.2 cm TL
Aseraggodes normani Chabanaud, 1930

Photo by Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Aseraggodes normani
[]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Aseraggodes orientalis Randall & Senou, 2007

Photo by Photo by O'Hara, L.
 
Aseraggodes orientalis
[]



North Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Aseraggodes pelvicus Randall, 2005

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes pelvicus
[]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes ramsaii (Ogilby, 1889)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes ramsaii
[]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes satapoomini Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Aseraggodes satapoomini
[Andaman sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL
Aseraggodes senoui Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Aseraggodes senoui
[Mabul sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Aseraggodes sinusarabici Chabanaud, 1931

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Aseraggodes sinusarabici
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL
Aseraggodes steinitzi Joglekar, 1971

Photo by Photo by Bineesh, K K
 
Aseraggodes steinitzi
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Aseraggodes suzumotoi Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes suzumotoi
[Ambon sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Aseraggodes texturatus
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Aseraggodes therese Randall, 1996

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes therese
[Therese's sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL
Aseraggodes umbratilis (Alcock, 1894)

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Aseraggodes umbratilis
[]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Aseraggodes whitakeri Woods, 1966

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes whitakeri
[Whitaker's sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL
Aseraggodes winterbottomi Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Aseraggodes winterbottomi
[Negros sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Aseraggodes xenicus (Matsubara & Ochiai, 1963)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes xenicus
[Dwarf sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL
Aseraggodes zizette Randall & Desoutter-Meniger, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aseraggodes zizette
[Mentawai sole]



Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 75 cm TL
Austroglossus microlepis (Bleeker, 1863)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Austroglossus microlepis
[West coast sole]



Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Austroglossus pectoralis (Kaup, 1858)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Austroglossus pectoralis
[Mud sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.6 cm TL

 
Barbourichthys zanzibaricus
[Zanzibar sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 26 cm TL

 
Barnardichthys fulvomarginata
[]



Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Bathysolea lactea Roule, 1916

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Bathysolea lactea
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Bathysolea lagarderae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Bathysolea polli
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Bathysolea profundicola (Vaillant, 1888)

Photo by Photo by García Rodríguez, M.
 
Bathysolea profundicola
[Deepwater sole]
No picture found


 
Brachirus aenea
[]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Brachirus annularis Fowler, 1934

Photo by Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Brachirus annularis
[Annular sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 38 cm TL

 
Brachirus aspilos
[]
No picture found


 
Brachirus dicholepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7 cm TL

 
Brachirus elongatus
[Mekong blind sole]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Brachirus harmandi (Sauvage, 1878)

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Brachirus harmandi
[]



Western Central Pacific.
Max. Length 36 cm SL
Brachirus heterolepis (Bleeker, 1856)

Photo by Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Brachirus heterolepis
[Frill-mouth sole]
No picture found


 
Brachirus macrolepis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 35 cm TL

 
Brachirus marmoratus
[Blotched sole]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Brachirus niger (Macleay, 1880)

Photo by Photo by Yau, B.
 
Brachirus niger
[Black sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 38 cm TL
Brachirus orientalis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Brachirus orientalis
[Oriental sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Brachirus pan (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Rahman, A.K.A.
 
Brachirus pan
[Pan sole]



Asia
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Brachirus panoides (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Photo by Baird, I.G.
 
Brachirus panoides
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Brachirus selheimi
[Freshwater sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Brachirus siamensis
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Brachirus sorsogonensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907)

Photo by Photo by Bull. U.S. Bur. Fish.
 
Brachirus sorsogonensis
[One-eyed sole]
No picture found


 
Brachirus swinhonis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Brachirus villosus
[Velvety sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 16.4 cm TL
Buglossidium luteum (Risso, 1810)

Photo by Photo by Guerrieri, S.
 
Buglossidium luteum
[Solenette]
No picture found

Max. Length 40 cm TL

 
Dagetichthys lakdoensis
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Dagetichthys lusitanicus (de Brito Capello, 1868)

Photo by Photo by Costa, X.S.
 
Dagetichthys lusitanicus
[Portuguese sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Dexillus muelleri (Steindachner, 1879)

Photo by Photo by Dowling, C.
 
Dexillus muelleri
[Tufted sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Dicologlossa cuneata (Moreau, 1881)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Dicologlossa cuneata
[Wedge sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Dicologlossa hexophthalma (Bennett, 1831)

Photo by Photo by Garcia-Franco, M.
 
Dicologlossa hexophthalma
[Ocellated wedge sole]



Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Heteromycteris capensis Kaup, 1858

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Heteromycteris capensis
[Cape sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Heteromycteris hartzfeldii (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Heteromycteris hartzfeldii
[Hook-nosed sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Heteromycteris japonicus
[Bamboo sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Heteromycteris matsubarai
[]



Indo-West Pacific.
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Heteromycteris oculus (Alcock, 1889)

Photo by Photo by Devarapalli, P.
 
Heteromycteris oculus
[Eyed sole]



Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Heteromycteris proboscideus (Chabanaud, 1925)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Heteromycteris proboscideus
[True sole]



Asia
Max. Length 8.6 cm SL
Leptachirus alleni Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus alleni
[Allen’s Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Leptachirus bensbach Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus bensbach
[Bensbach River Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Leptachirus darwinensis Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus darwinensis
[Darwin Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 7.2 cm SL
Leptachirus kikori Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus kikori
[Kikori River Sole]



Asia

Leptachirus klunzingeri (Weber, 1907)

Photo by Photo by Germeau, G.
 
Leptachirus klunzingeri
[Tailed sole]



Asia
Max. Length 8.1 cm SL
Leptachirus lorentz Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus lorentz
[Lorentz River Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Leptachirus polylepis Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus polylepis
[Manyscale Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Leptachirus robertsi Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus robertsi
[Robert’s Sole]



Oceania
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL
Leptachirus triramus Randall, 2007

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Leptachirus triramus
[Three-line Sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Liachirus melanospilos (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Liachirus melanospilos
[Carpet sole]



Western Central Pacific

Liachirus whitleyi Chabanaud, 1950

Photo by Photo by Dowling, C.
 
Liachirus whitleyi
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Microchirus azevia (de Brito Capello, 1867)

Photo by Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Microchirus azevia
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Microchirus boscanion (Chabanaud, 1926)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Microchirus boscanion
[Lusitanian sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Microchirus frechkopi Chabanaud, 1952

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Microchirus frechkopi
[Frechkop's sole]



Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Microchirus ocellatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Guerrieri, S.
 
Microchirus ocellatus
[Foureyed sole]



Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 46 cm SL
Microchirus theophila (Risso, 1810)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Microchirus theophila
[Bastard sole]



Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Microchirus variegatus (Donovan, 1808)

Photo by Photo by García Rodríguez, M.
 
Microchirus variegatus
[Thickback sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Microchirus wittei Chabanaud, 1950

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Microchirus wittei
[Banded sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Monochirus hispidus Rafinesque, 1814

Photo by Photo by Guerrieri, S.
 
Monochirus hispidus
[Whiskered sole]
No picture found


 
Monochirus trichodactylus
[]
No picture found


 
Paradicula setifer
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Pardachirus balius Randall & Mee, 1994

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pardachirus balius
[Piebald sole]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Pardachirus hedleyi Ogilby, 1916

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pardachirus hedleyi
[Southern peacock sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Pardachirus marmoratus (Lacepède, 1802)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pardachirus marmoratus
[Finless sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Pardachirus morrowi (Chabanaud, 1954)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pardachirus morrowi
[Persian carpet sole]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Pardachirus pavoninus (Lacepède, 1802)

Photo by Photo by Greenfield, J.
 
Pardachirus pavoninus
[Peacock sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Pardachirus poropterus
[Estuary sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Pegusa cadenati Chabanaud, 1954

Photo by Photo by Freitas, R.
 
Pegusa cadenati
[Cadenat's sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Pegusa impar (Bennett, 1831)

Photo by Photo by Poggiani, L.
 
Pegusa impar
[Adriatic sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Pegusa lascaris (Risso, 1810)

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Pegusa lascaris
[Sand sole]



Northern Mediterranean Se
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Pegusa nasuta (Pallas, 1814)

Photo by Photo by Giragosov, V.
 
Pegusa nasuta
[Blackhand sole]



Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Pegusa triophthalma (Bleeker, 1863)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Pegusa triophthalma
[Cyclope sole]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Phyllichthys punctatus McCulloch, 1916

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Phyllichthys punctatus
[Spotted sole]
No picture found


 
Phyllichthys sclerolepis
[]
No picture found


 
Phyllichthys sejunctus
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Pseudaesopia japonica (Bleeker, 1860)

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Pseudaesopia japonica
[Wavyband sole]
No picture found


 
Rendahlia jaubertensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.4 cm SL

 
Rhinosolea microlepidota
[]



Mediterranean Sea
Max. Length 65 cm TL
Solea aegyptiaca Chabanaud, 1927

Photo by Photo by Bogorodsky, S.V.
 
Solea aegyptiaca
[Egyptian sole]
No picture found


 
Solea capensis
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Solea elongata Day, 1877

Photo by Photo by Iranian Fisheries Research Organization (IFRO)
 
Solea elongata
[Elongate sole]
No picture found


 
Solea heinii
[]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Solea ovata Richardson, 1846

Photo by Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Solea ovata
[Ovate sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 60 cm SL
Solea senegalensis Kaup, 1858

Photo by Photo by Canosa, C. & B.F. Souto
 
Solea senegalensis
[Senegalese sole]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 70 cm SL
Solea solea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Canosa, C. & B.F. Souto
 
Solea solea
[Common sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 12.3 cm TL
Solea stanalandi Randall & McCarthy, 1989

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Solea stanalandi
[Stanaland's sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 17 cm TL

 
Solea turbynei
[]



Red Sea
Max. Length 10.6 cm SL
Soleichthys dori Randall & Munroe, 2008

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Soleichthys dori
[]



Eastern Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Soleichthys heterorhinos (Bleeker, 1856)

Photo by Photo by Malaer, P.
 
Soleichthys heterorhinos
[Black-tip sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Soleichthys maculosus Muchhala & Munroe, 2004

Photo by Photo by Greenfield, J.
 
Soleichthys maculosus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Soleichthys microcephalus
[Smallhead sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 12.5 cm SL

 
Soleichthys oculofasciatus
[Banded-eye sole]
No picture found


 
Soleichthys serpenpellis
[Snakeskin sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL
Soleichthys siammakuti Wongratana, 1975

Photo by Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Soleichthys siammakuti
[]



Western Indian Ocean

Soleichthys tubiferus (Peters, 1876)

Photo by Photo by Summers, G.
 
Soleichthys tubiferus
[]



Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Synaptura albomaculata Kaup, 1858

Photo by Photo by Devarapalli, P.
 
Synaptura albomaculata
[Kaup's sole]



Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Synaptura cadenati Chabanaud, 1948

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Synaptura cadenati
[Guinean sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 32 cm TL
Synaptura commersonnii (Lacepède, 1802)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Synaptura commersonnii
[Commerson's sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Synaptura marginata Boulenger, 1900

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Synaptura marginata
[White-margined sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 24.3 cm SL

 
Synaptura megalepidoura
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Synaptura salinarum
[Saltpan sole]



Eastern Atlantic and West
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Synapturichthys kleinii (Risso, 1827)

Photo by Photo by Horst, D.
 
Synapturichthys kleinii
[Klein's sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Synclidopus hogani Johnson & Randall, 2008

Photo by Photo by Johnson, J.W.
 
Synclidopus hogani
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Synclidopus macleayanus (Ramsay, 1881)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Synclidopus macleayanus
[Narrowbanded sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Typhlachirus caecus
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Vanstraelenia chirophthalma (Regan, 1915)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Vanstraelenia chirophthalma
[African solenette]
No picture found

Max. Length 20 cm NG

 
Zebrias altipinnis
[]
No picture found


 
Zebrias annandalei
[]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Zebrias cancellatus (McCulloch, 1916)

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Zebrias cancellatus
[Harrowed sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 9.7 cm TL
Zebrias captivus Randall, 1995

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Zebrias captivus
[Convict zebra sole]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Zebrias craticula (McCulloch, 1916)

Photo by Photo by Dowling, C.
 
Zebrias craticula
[Wicker work sole]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL
Zebrias crossolepis Zheng & Chang, 1965

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Zebrias crossolepis
[]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Zebrias fasciatus (Basilewsky, 1855)

Photo by Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Zebrias fasciatus
[]
No picture found


 
Zebrias keralensis
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.4 cm TL

 
Zebrias lucapensis
[]
No picture found


 
Zebrias maculosus
[]
No picture found


 
Zebrias munroi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Zebrias penescalaris
[Duskybanded sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Zebrias quagga (Kaup, 1858)

Photo by Photo by Dowling, C.
 
Zebrias quagga
[Fringefin zebra sole]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Zebrias regani (Gilchrist, 1906)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Zebrias regani
[South African zebra sole]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Zebrias scalaris Gomon, 1987

Photo by Photo by Yau, B.
 
Zebrias scalaris
[Many-band sole]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Zebrias synapturoides (Jenkins, 1910)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Zebrias synapturoides
[Indian zebra sole]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 19 cm TL
Zebrias zebra (Bloch, 1787)

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Zebrias zebra
[Zebra sole]
No picture found

Max. Length 22 cm SL

 
Zebrias zebrinus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Achiroides leucorhynchos Asia 8 SL 1851
Achiroides melanorhynchus Asia 14 SL 1850
Aesopia cornuta Unicorn sole Indo-West Pacific 25 SL 1858
Aseraggodes albidus White sole Western Pacific 2.9 SL 2007
Aseraggodes andersoni Western Indian Ocean 2.3 SL 2013
Aseraggodes auroculus Eastern Central Pacific 3.5 SL 2005
Aseraggodes bahamondei South Pacific sole South Pacific 20 TL 1987
Aseraggodes beauforti Western Pacific 4.9 SL 1930
Aseraggodes borehami Boreham's sole Eastern Central Pacific 10.3 SL 1996
Aseraggodes brevirostris Western Indian Ocean 4.4 SL 2006
Aseraggodes chapleaui Madang sole Western Pacific 3.5 SL 2007
Aseraggodes cheni Northwest Pacific 7.4 SL 2007
Aseraggodes corymbus Western Pacific 7.7 SL 2007
Aseraggodes crypticus Cryptic Sole Eastern Indian Ocean 4.9 SL 2007
Aseraggodes cyaneus Western Pacific 8.3 SL 1890
Aseraggodes cyclurus Eastern Central Pacific 7.3 SL 2005
Aseraggodes diringeri Western Indian Ocean 10.4 SL 1997
Aseraggodes dubius Western Central Pacific 8.5 SL 1913
Aseraggodes filiger Western Pacific 110 TL 1913
Aseraggodes firmisquamis Western Pacific 3.2 SL 2005
Aseraggodes guttulatus Indo-West Pacific 7.9 SL 1858
Aseraggodes haackeanus Southern sole Eastern Indian Ocean 14 TL 1883
Aseraggodes heemstrai Western Indian Ocean 8.7 SL 2006
Aseraggodes heraldi Western Pacific 4.7 SL 2005
Aseraggodes herrei Herre's sole Eastern Pacific 15 TL 1940
Aseraggodes holcomi Eastern Central Pacific 5.9 SL 2002
Aseraggodes jenny Western Indian Ocean 5.6 SL 2006
Aseraggodes kaianus Western Pacific 14 SL 1880
Aseraggodes kimurai Western Pacific 7.2 SL 2007
Aseraggodes kobensis Western Pacific 10 SL 1896
Aseraggodes kruppi Western Indian Ocean 2.4 SL 2013
Aseraggodes lateralis Eastern Central Pacific 6.4 SL 2005
Aseraggodes lenisquamis Southwestern Pacific 10.2 SL 2005
Aseraggodes longipinnis Longfinned sole Western Pacific 5.5 SL 2007
Aseraggodes macronasus Western Indian Ocean 6.2 SL 2013
Aseraggodes magnoculus Western Central Pacific 4.0 SL 2005
Aseraggodes martine Western Indian Ocean 6.4 SL 2013
Aseraggodes matsuurai Lombok sole Western Pacific 5.5 SL 2007
Aseraggodes melanostictus Mottled sole Pacific Ocean 6 TL 1877
Aseraggodes microlepidotus Western Central Pacific. 1913
Aseraggodes nigrocirratus Southwest Pacific 8.9 SL 2005
Aseraggodes normani Western Central Pacific 13.2 TL 1930
Aseraggodes orientalis Northwest Pacific 4.4 SL 2007
Aseraggodes pelvicus North Central Pacific 6.8 SL 2005
Aseraggodes ramsaii Southwest Pacific 6.3 SL 1889
Aseraggodes satapoomini Andaman sole Eastern Indian Ocean 4.5 SL 2007
Aseraggodes senoui Mabul sole Western Pacific 4.3 SL 2007
Aseraggodes sinusarabici Western Indian Ocean 7.9 SL 1931
Aseraggodes steinitzi Western Indian Ocean 3.6 SL 1971
Aseraggodes suzumotoi Ambon sole Western Pacific 7.5 SL 2007
Aseraggodes texturatus Western Central Pacific 7.7 SL 1913
Aseraggodes therese Therese's sole Eastern Central Pacific 6.6 SL 1996
Aseraggodes umbratilis Western Indian Ocean 7.8 SL 1894
Aseraggodes whitakeri Whitaker's sole Pacific Ocean 4 SL 1966
Aseraggodes winterbottomi Negros sole Western Pacific 4.6 SL 2007
Aseraggodes xenicus Dwarf sole Indo-West Pacific 8 TL 1963
Aseraggodes zizette Mentawai sole Western Pacific 3.6 SL 2007
Austroglossus microlepis West coast sole Southeast Atlantic 75 TL 1863
Austroglossus pectoralis Mud sole Southeast Atlantic 60 TL 1858
Barbourichthys zanzibaricus Zanzibar sole Western Indian Ocean 8.6 TL 1934
Barnardichthys fulvomarginata Southeast Atlantic and We 26 TL 1904
Bathysolea lactea Eastern Central Atlantic 15 TL 1916
Bathysolea lagarderae Western Indian Ocean 12 SL 1990
Bathysolea polli Eastern Atlantic 25 SL 1950
Bathysolea profundicola Deepwater sole Eastern Atlantic 21 SL 1888
Brachirus aenea Western Pacific 1931
Brachirus annularis Annular sole Indo-West Pacific 13 TL 1934
Brachirus aspilos Western Pacific 38 TL 1852
Brachirus dicholepis Western Central Pacific. 1877
Brachirus elongatus Mekong blind sole Western Pacific 7 TL 1940
Brachirus harmandi Asia 10 SL 1878
Brachirus heterolepis Frill-mouth sole Western Central Pacific. 36 SL 1856
Brachirus macrolepis Indian Ocean (Ref. 45255) 1858
Brachirus marmoratus Blotched sole Western Pacific 35 TL 1853
Brachirus niger Black sole Southwest Pacific 35 TL 1880
Brachirus orientalis Oriental sole Indo-West Pacific 38 TL 1801
Brachirus pan Pan sole Indo-West Pacific 9 TL 1822
Brachirus panoides Asia 20 TL 1851
Brachirus selheimi Freshwater sole Oceania 15 TL 1882
Brachirus siamensis Asia 15 SL 1878
Brachirus sorsogonensis One-eyed sole Western Pacific 23 TL 1907
Brachirus swinhonis Western Pacific 1867
Brachirus villosus Velvety sole Asia and Oceania 10.5 SL 1907
Buglossidium luteum Solenette Eastern Atlantic 16.4 TL 1810
Dagetichthys lakdoensis Africa 40 TL 1964
Dagetichthys lusitanicus Portuguese sole Eastern Atlantic 40 TL 1868
Dexillus muelleri Tufted sole Indo-West Pacific 18 TL 1879
Dicologlossa cuneata Wedge sole Eastern Atlantic 30 SL 1881
Dicologlossa hexophthalma Ocellated wedge sole Eastern Atlantic 20 TL 1831
Heteromycteris capensis Cape sole Southeast Atlantic 15 TL 1858
Heteromycteris hartzfeldii Hook-nosed sole Western Pacific 20 SL 1853
Heteromycteris japonicus Bamboo sole Northwest Pacific 13.5 SL 1846
Heteromycteris matsubarai Western Pacific 13 SL 1963
Heteromycteris oculus Eyed sole Indo-West Pacific. 15 TL 1889
Heteromycteris proboscideus True sole Southeast Atlantic 10 TL 1925
Leptachirus alleni Allen’s Sole Asia 8.6 SL 2007
Leptachirus bensbach Bensbach River Sole Oceania 10.7 SL 2007
Leptachirus darwinensis Darwin Sole Oceania 7 SL 2007
Leptachirus kikori Kikori River Sole Oceania 7.2 SL 2007
Leptachirus klunzingeri Tailed sole Asia 1907
Leptachirus lorentz Lorentz River Sole Asia 8.1 SL 2007
Leptachirus polylepis Manyscale Sole Oceania 6.3 SL 2007
Leptachirus robertsi Robert’s Sole Oceania 7.1 SL 2007
Leptachirus triramus Three-line Sole Oceania 5.9 SL 2007
Liachirus melanospilos Carpet sole Indo-West Pacific 15 SL 1854
Liachirus whitleyi Western Central Pacific 1950
Microchirus azevia Eastern Atlantic 40 SL 1867
Microchirus boscanion Lusitanian sole Eastern Atlantic 20 TL 1926
Microchirus frechkopi Frechkop's sole Eastern Atlantic 20 TL 1952
Microchirus ocellatus Foureyed sole Eastern Central Atlantic 20 TL 1758
Microchirus theophila Bastard sole Eastern Central Atlantic 46 SL 1810
Microchirus variegatus Thickback sole Northeast Atlantic 35 SL 1808
Microchirus wittei Banded sole Eastern Atlantic 25 TL 1950
Monochirus hispidus Whiskered sole Eastern Atlantic 20 SL 1814
Monochirus trichodactylus Western Pacific 1758
Paradicula setifer Western Central Pacific. 1927
Pardachirus balius Piebald sole Western Indian Ocean 22 TL 1994
Pardachirus hedleyi Southern peacock sole Southwest Pacific 15 TL 1916
Pardachirus marmoratus Finless sole Western Indian Ocean 26 TL 1802
Pardachirus morrowi Persian carpet sole Western Indian Ocean 18 TL 1954
Pardachirus pavoninus Peacock sole Indo-Pacific 25 TL 1802
Pardachirus poropterus Estuary sole Asia and Oceania 7 SL 1851
Pegusa cadenati Cadenat's sole Eastern Atlantic 18 SL 1954
Pegusa impar Adriatic sole Eastern Atlantic 35 TL 1831
Pegusa lascaris Sand sole Eastern Atlantic 40 SL 1810
Pegusa nasuta Blackhand sole Northern Mediterranean Se 20 SL 1814
Pegusa triophthalma Cyclope sole Eastern Central Atlantic 30 TL 1863
Phyllichthys punctatus Spotted sole Eastern Indian Ocean 25 SL 1916
Phyllichthys sclerolepis Western Central Pacific. 1878
Phyllichthys sejunctus Western Central Pacific. 1935
Pseudaesopia japonica Wavyband sole Western Pacific 15 SL 1860
Rendahlia jaubertensis Western Central Pacific. 1921
Rhinosolea microlepidota Northwest Pacific 2.4 SL 1946
Solea aegyptiaca Egyptian sole Mediterranean Sea 65 TL 1927
Solea capensis Eastern Atlantic 1902
Solea elongata Elongate sole Western Indian Ocean 30 TL 1877
Solea heinii Indian Ocean. 1903
Solea ovata Ovate sole Indo-Pacific 10 TL 1846
Solea senegalensis Senegalese sole Eastern Atlantic 60 SL 1858
Solea solea Common sole Eastern Atlantic 70 SL 1758
Solea stanalandi Stanaland's sole Western Indian Ocean 12.3 TL 1989
Solea turbynei Western Indian Ocean 17 TL 1904
Soleichthys dori Red Sea 10.6 SL 2008
Soleichthys heterorhinos Black-tip sole Eastern Indian Ocean and 18 SL 1856
Soleichthys maculosus Western Pacific 9.5 SL 2004
Soleichthys microcephalus Smallhead sole Southwest Pacific 22 TL 1862
Soleichthys oculofasciatus Banded-eye sole Western Pacific 12.5 SL 2004
Soleichthys serpenpellis Snakeskin sole Eastern Indian Ocean to W 2004
Soleichthys siammakuti Western Pacific 8.2 SL 1975
Soleichthys tubiferus Western Indian Ocean 1876
Synaptura albomaculata Kaup's sole Indian Ocean 30 TL 1858
Synaptura cadenati Guinean sole Eastern Central Atlantic 35 TL 1948
Synaptura commersonnii Commerson's sole Indo-West Pacific 32 TL 1802
Synaptura marginata White-margined sole Indo-West Pacific 50 TL 1900
Synaptura megalepidoura Western Central Pacific 24.3 SL 1934
Synaptura salinarum Saltpan sole Oceania 15 TL 1910
Synapturichthys kleinii Klein's sole Eastern Atlantic and West 40 TL 1827
Synclidopus hogani Western Pacific 6.2 SL 2008
Synclidopus macleayanus Narrowbanded sole Western Pacific 28 TL 1881
Typhlachirus caecus Asia 14 TL 1931
Vanstraelenia chirophthalma African solenette Eastern Atlantic 28 TL 1915
Zebrias altipinnis Indo-West Pacific 20 NG 1890
Zebrias annandalei Indian Ocean 1967
Zebrias cancellatus Harrowed sole Eastern Indian Ocean 27 TL 1916
Zebrias captivus Convict zebra sole Western Indian Ocean 9.7 TL 1995
Zebrias craticula Wicker work sole Eastern Indian Ocean 15 TL 1916
Zebrias crossolepis Northwest Pacific 14.3 SL 1965
Zebrias fasciatus Northwest Pacific 25 SL 1855
Zebrias keralensis Indian Ocean 1976
Zebrias lucapensis Western Central Pacific 8.4 TL 1985
Zebrias maculosus Indian Ocean 1977
Zebrias munroi Western Central Pacific 1966
Zebrias penescalaris Duskybanded sole Eastern Indian Ocean 15 TL 1987
Zebrias quagga Fringefin zebra sole Indo-West Pacific 15 TL 1858
Zebrias regani South African zebra sole Western Indian Ocean 16 TL 1906
Zebrias scalaris Many-band sole Southwest Pacific 20 TL 1987
Zebrias synapturoides Indian zebra sole Indo-West Pacific 15 TL 1910
Zebrias zebra Zebra sole Western Pacific 19 TL 1787
Zebrias zebrinus Northwest Pacific 22 SL 1846



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