Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Pleuronectiformes  
 Family Bothidae  
 Genus Crossorhombus  
  Crossorhombus azureus  (Alcock, 1889) 
Provider: Chen, Jeng-Ping 
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Synonyms:Crossorhombus kanekonisEngyprosopon kanekonisRhomboidichthys azureusScaeops kanekonis  details
Citation: Amaoka, K & H.-C. Ho. 2019. The lefteye flounder family Bothidae (Order Pleuronectiformes) of Taiwan. Zootaxa, 4702(1):155-215.
Character: Dorsal-fin rays 67-71; anal-fin rays 63-73; pectoral-fin rays 12-13. Caudal fin with 2 simple rays on upper and lower margins, and with 2 broad dark bands, and the pectoral fin much shorter than the head. In males, middle part of body on blind side dark-blue and interorbital width broader than that of females. 
Habitat: Found on sand and shell bottom and feeds on bottom-living animals. 
Distribution: Northwest Pacific: southern Japan and TaiwanTaiwan: South, Penghu, West. 
Utility: Commercial fishery species. 
Name Code: 382704
Suggested Link    The Fish Database of Taiwan  FishBase  Discover Life  World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) 
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