Cynoglossus joyneri Günther, 1878
Red tonguesole
photo by Shao, K.T.

Family:  Cynoglossidae (Tonguefishes), subfamily: Cynoglossinae
Max. size:  24 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 20 - 70 m
Distribution:  Northwest Pacific: Korea and southern Japan to the Yellow Sea and South China Sea.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in the sublittoral zone (incl. semi-enclosed sea areas) on sandy mud bottoms (Ref. 11230).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 05.03.94
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.02.14
Checked by: Froese, Rainer - 30.03.94

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