Pleuronectidae

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Family: Pleuronectidae

Group: Fish, Species

Scientific NameCommon NameSummary
Atheresthes stomiasarrowtooth flounderFound throughout the region.
Embassichthys bathybiusdeepsea soleFound offshore along the continental slope.
Eopsetta jordanipetrale soleFound throughout the region.
Glyptocephalus zachirusrex soleFound throughout the region.
Hippoglossoides elassodonflathead soleFound throughout the region.
Hippoglossus stenolepisPacific halibutFound throughout the region.
Isopsetta isolepisbutter soleFound throughout the region.
Lepidopsetta bilineatasouthern rock soleFound throughout the region.
Lepidopsetta polyxystranorthern rock soleFound throughout the region.
Limanda asperayellowfin soleFound throughout the region.
Lyopsetta exilisslender soleFound throughout the region.
Microstomus pacificusDover soleFound throughout the region.
Parophrys vetulusEnglish soleFound throughout the region.
Platichthys stellatusstarry flounderFound throughout the region.
Pleuronectes quadrituberculatusAlaska plaiceFound throughout the region, though not commonly.
Pleuronichthys coenosusC-O soleA few reports from the southern part of the region.
Pleuronichthys decurrenscurlfin soleA couple of reports from the region: Sitka Sound and near Wrangell.
Psettichthys melanostictussand soleFound throughout the region
Reinhardtius hippoglossoidesGreenland halibutFound throughout the region.