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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis (Walbaum, 1792)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis Walbaum, 1792

Synonyms:

Pleuronectes whiff-iagonis Walbaum, 1792, Artedi Piscium, 3: 120, pl. 51 (British waters).
Pleuronectes megastoma Donovan, 1806, Nat. Hist. Brit. Fish., 4: 407.
Pleuronectes pseudopalus Pennant, 1812, Brit. zool., 3: 324, pl. 52.
Rhombus megastoma: Yarrell, 1836: 251, fig. Nilsson, 1855: 641 Ninni, 1930, fig.
Zeugopterus? velivolans Yarrell, 1859, Brit. Fish., ed. 3,1: 656a, fig.
Zeugopterus megastoma: Yarrell, 1859: 654, fig. Le Danois, 1913: 96, fig. 165 Saemundsson, 1927: 35.
Arnoglossus megastoma: Day, 1882, 2: 21, pl. XCVIII.
Lepidorhombus whiff-iagonis: Jordan & Goss, 1889: 252 Norman, 1934: 272-274, fig. 209 Joensen & Tåning, 1970: 183-184.
Lepidorhombus whiff: Smitt, 1893: 448, fig. 115 Buen, 1926: 98 Schnakenbeck, 1930: fiche 382.
Lepidorhombus megastoma: Goode & Bean, 1896: 439 Kyle, 1913: 15.
Lepidorhombus megastoma borealis Kyle, 1913, Rep. Danish Ocean. Exped. 1908-1910, 2 (Al): 13.
Lepidorhombus whiff-jagonis: Chabanaud, 1931b: 22 Bini, 1968, 8: 31-32, col. fig.
Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis: Wheeler, 1969: 525-526, fig.

Common names:

arreiro [Pr]
cardine [Fr]
gallo [Es]
glashvarre [Da]
glassvar [No]
glasvar [Sv]
megrim [En]
pregado [Pr]
rombo giallo [It]
schartong [Ne]
Scheefsnut [De]

Megrim (Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis)