Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Pleuronectiformes  
 Family Bothidae  
 Genus Arnoglossus  
  Arnoglossus macrolophus  Alcock, 1889 
Provider: Chen, Jeng-Ping 
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Synonyms:Arnoglossus tapeinosomaArnoglossus tapeinosomusBothus tapeinosomaPlatophrys tapeinosoma  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Amaoka, K & H.-C. Ho. 2019. The lefteye flounder family Bothidae (Order Pleuronectiformes) of Taiwan. Zootaxa, 4702(1):155-215.
Character: Dorsal-fin rays 91-98; anal-fin rays 70-76; pectoral-fin rays12. Body with a large dark spot posteriorly on the base of both the dorsal and anal fins and with elongated anterior rays in the dorsal fin.  
Habitat: Inhabits sand, mud, and gravel bottoms. Feeds on benthic animals. 
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Persian Gulf and Red Sea, through the northern Indian Ocean to the South China Sea, north to southern Japan and south to the Indo-Australian Archipelago and New Caledonia. Taiwan: North-East. 
Utility: Commercial fishery species. 
Name Code: 382695
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