Achirus klunzingeri (Steindachner, 1880)
Brown sole
Achirus klunzingeri
photo by Robertson, R.

Family:  Achiridae (American soles)
Max. size:  23 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; depth range 14 - 40 m
Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: From central Mexico to northern Peru.
Biology:  Found over shallow sandy and muddy bottoms (Ref. 9047).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 30 April 2008 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 09.06.95
Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 16.04.13

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