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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Walbaum, 1792)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Reinhardtius hippoglossoides Walbaum, 1792

Synonyms:

Pleuronectes hippoglossoides Walbaum, 1792, Artedi Piscium: 115.
Pleuronectes pinguis Fabricius, 1824, K. danske Vidensk. Selsk. Skr., : 40 (Greenland).
Hippoglossus groenlandicus Günther, 1862, Cat. Fish. Brit. Mus., 4: 404 (Greenland).
Reinhardtius matsuurae Jordan & Snyder, 1901, J. Coll. Sci. Tokyo, lS: 309 (Japan). Holotype: Imperial Museum, Tokyo.
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides: Norman, 1934: 289, fig. 216 (additional synonyms and references) Hubbs & Wilimovsky, 1964, fig. 1 (distribution and synonyms).


Common names:

alabote [Pr]
blåkveite [No]
chjornij paltus [Ru]
flétan noir [Fr]
greenland halibut [En]
hellefisk [Da]
lilla hälleflundran [Sv]
schwarzer Heilbutt [De]
zwarte heilbot [Ne]

Greenland halibut (Reinhardtius hippoglossoides)