Hippoglossus hippoglossus, Atlantic halibut, halibut, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Hippoglossus hippoglossus, Atlantic halibut, halibut, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Hippoglossus hippoglossus

Hippoglossus hippoglossus Description

Dorsal soft rays (total): 98-110. Anal soft rays: 73 - 85. Max length: 470 cm TL. Uniformly dark brown or black. Young marbled or spotted with paler marks.

Hippoglossus hippoglossus Common Names

  • Atlantic halibut, halibut

Hippoglossus hippoglossus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Hippoglossus hippoglossus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Hippoglossus hippoglossus species belongs to.

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Hippoglossus hippoglossus, marine species closely related

Hippoglossus hippoglossus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Hippoglossus hippoglossus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Hippoglossus hippoglossus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Hippoglossus hippoglossus are marked in green.

Hippoglossus hippoglossus, geographic distribution

Where is Hippoglossus hippoglossus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Hippoglossus hippoglossus can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Hippoglossus hippoglossus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Hippoglossus hippoglossus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Hippoglossus hippoglossus.