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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Pleuronectes Platessa Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 269 ('Habitat in M. Europaeo').
Platessa vulgaris Cloquet, 1826, Dict. Sci. nat., 41: 403.
Pleuronectes borealis Faber, 1828, Tidskr. Naturv., 5: 244 (Denmark).
Platessa lata Cuvier, 1829, Règne animal, ed. II, 2: 339.
Pleuronectes platessa: Norman, 1934: 350, fig. 257 (additional synonyms and references) Wimpenny, 1953: 1-145 (biology) Joensen & Tåning, 1970: 190-191,


Common names:

carrelet [Fr]
morskaja kambala [Ru]
passera [It]
plaice [En]
plie [Fr]
rødspætte [Da]
rödspätta [Sv]
rødspette [No]
schol [Ne]
Scholle [De]
solha [Pr]
solla [Es]

Plaice (Pleuronectes platessa)