The Tonguesole lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 20 - 1140 m environment.

* Sharpnose tonguesole, Cynoglossus acutirostris Norman, 1939. * Largescale tonguesole, Cynoglossus arel (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). More

* Canary tonguesole, Cynoglossus canariensis Steindachner, 1882. * Sand tonguefish, Cynoglossus capensis (Kaup, 1858). * Hooked tonguesole, Cynoglossus carpenteri Alcock, 1889. More

* Sharpnose tonguesole, Cynoglossus acutirostris Norman, 1939. More

Common names

Dark Tonguefish in English
Dark toungefish in English
Gitter-Hundszunge in German (Deutsch)
Lengua bastarda in Italian (Italiano)
Lingua di cane in Italian (Italiano)
Língua-avessa in Portuguese (Português)
Listic bijelac in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Llengua de gat in Catalan (Català)
Pelada in Spanish (español)
Plagusie à queue noire in French (français)
Plagusie sombre in French (français)
Plettet hundetunge in Danish (dansk)
Sole grise in French (français)
spotted tonguesole in English
Symfoglosa in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Symfoglosa in Greek, Modern (1453)
Tonguesole in English
Συμφόγλωσσα in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Συμφόγλωσσα in Greek, Modern (1453)
暗黑无线鳎 in Mandarin Chinese
暗黑無線鰨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Pleuronectiformes
Family : Cynoglossidae
Genus : Symphurus
Species : Symphurus nigrescens
Authority : Rafinesque, 1810