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Family Cynoglossidae Jordan 1963 (flatfish)

Osteichthyes - Acanthomorphata

PaleoDB taxon number: 82283

Full reference: D. S. Jordan. 1963. The Genera of Fishes and a Classification of Fishes. Stanford University Press 1-816

Parent taxon: Pleuronectoidei according to R. Betancur-R et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Achiridae, Achiropsettidae, Bothidae, Citharidae, Paralichthyidae, Pleuronectidae, Poecilopsettidae, Rhombosoleidae, Samaridae, Scophthalmidae, Soleidae, Soleoidae

Subtaxa: Symphurus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore