Engyprosopon latifrons (Regan, 1908)
photo by Randall, J.E.

Family:  Bothidae (Lefteye flounders)
Max. size:  8 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 37 - 68 m
Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific: widespread, from Cargados Carajos to the Philippines, north to Hong Kong (Ref. 31075) and China Main (Ref. 33837).
Diagnosis:  Anal soft rays: 59-66. Caudal fin short (1.38 to 1.49 times in head length) (Ref 42535).
Biology:  Inhabits sand bottoms.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 02.11.95
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 24.07.05

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