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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Samaridae Crested flounders

Genus: Samariscus

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Samariscus asanoi
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Samariscus corallinus
[Coralline-red flounder]
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Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

Samariscus desoutterae

Western Pacific

Samariscus filipectoralis Shen, 1982

Photo by Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
Samariscus filipectoralis

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL
Samariscus huysmani Weber, 1913

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
Samariscus huysmani
[Huysman's righteye flounder]

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11.5 cm SL
Samariscus inornatus (Lloyd, 1909)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
Samariscus inornatus

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Samariscus japonicus Kamohara, 1936

Photo by Photo by Park, J.-H.
Samariscus japonicus