Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Tom Munroe

Systematic Zoologist (NOAA)
Department / Division
Research Interests

Flatfishes of the world, herrings, sardines, and their close relatives

Publications
Article
  • Buchanan, Jack R., Ralph, Gina M., Krupp, Friedhelm, Harwell, Heather, Abdallah, Mohamed, Abdulqader, Ebrahim, Al-Husaini, Mohsen, Bishop, James M., Burt, John A., Choat, John H., Collette, Bruce B., Feary, David A., Hartmann, Stanley A., Iwatsuki, Yukio, Kaymaram, Farhad, Larson, Helen K., Matsuura, Keiichi, Motomura, Hiroyuki, Munroe, Thomas, Russell, Barry, Smith-Vaniz, William, Williams, Jeffrey T., and Carpenter, Kent E. 2019. "Regional extinction risks for marine bony fishes occurring in the Persian/Arabian Gulf." Biological Conservation 230:10–19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.11.027
  • Diaz de Astarloa, Juan M., Munroe, Thomas A., Bearez, Philippe, Gonzalez-Castro, Mariano, and Castellini, Damian L. 2018. "External morphology, postcranial and appendicular osteology of three southwestern Atlantic flatfishes (Paralichthys, Paralichthyidae), and comparisons with other congeneric species." Neotropical Ichthyology 16 (2):https://doi.org/10.1590/1982-0224-20170164
  • Luo, Hairong, Munroe, Thomas A., and Kong, Xiaoyu. 2018. "Color pattern variation, nomenclatural appraisal, and re-description of Paraplagusia japonica (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846) (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae)." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 132 (1):15–34. https://doi.org/10.2988/18-00002
  • Vinnikov, Kirill A., Thomson, Robert C., and Munroe, Thomas A. 2018. "Revised Classification of the Righteye Flounders (Teleostei: Pleuronectidae) Based on Multilocus Phylogeny with Complete Taxon Sampling." Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 125:147–162. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2018.03.014
  • Lee, Mao-Ying, Munroe, Thomas A., and Kai, Yoshiaki. 2017. "Description of a new cryptic species of tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae: Symphurus." Ichthyological Research 64 (1):71–83. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10228-016-0541-8
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2017. "Rediscovery of the holotype of the Tongue Sole, Cynoglossus dollfusi (Chabanaud, 1931): Its impact on Red Sea records for C. sealarki Regan, 1908, C. lingua Hamilton, 1822, and C. zanzibarensis Norman, 1939, and on the taxonomic status of C. cleopatridis Chabanaud, 1949 (Pisces: Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae)." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 130 (1):5–33. https://doi.org/10.2988/0006-324X-130.1.5
  • Polidoro, Beth A., Ralph, Gina M., Strongin, Kyle, Harvey, Michael, Carpenter, Kent E., Arnold, Rachel, Buchanan, Jack R., Camara, Khairdine Mohamed Abdallahi, Collette, Bruce B., Comeros-Raynal, Mia, De Bruyne, Godefroy, Gon, Ofer, Harold, Antony S., Harwell, Heather, Hulley, Percival A., Iwamoto, Tomio, Knudsen, Steen W., Lewembe, Jean de Dieu, Linardich, Christi, Lindeman, Kenyon C., Monteiro, Vanda, Munroe, Thomas, Nunoo, Francis K. E., Pollock, Caroline M., Poss, Stuart et al. 2017. "The status of marine biodiversity in the Eastern Central Atlantic (West and Central Africa): Marine Species Extinction Risk in West Africa." Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 27 (5):1021–1034. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2744
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Kong, Xiao-Yu. 2016. "Resolving uncertainties regarding the nomenclature and status of the Tongue Soles, Paraplagusia dollfusi Chabanaud, 1931 and "Cynoglossus (Trulla) dollfusi (Chabanaud, 1937)" (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae)." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 129 (1):10–23. https://doi.org/10.2988/0006-324X-129.Q1.10
  • Wang, Zhong-ming, Munroe, Thomas A., and Kong, Xiao-Yu. 2016. "A new species of tongue sole (Pisces: Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae: Cynoglossus) from coastal waters of the South China Sea." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 129:129–143. https://doi.org/10.2988/0006-324X-129.Q2.129
  • Li, Dong-He, Shi, Wei, Munroe, Thomas A., Gong, Li, and Kong, Xiao-Yu. 2015. "Concerted Evolution of Duplicate Control Regions in the Mitochondria of Species of the Flatfish Family Bothidae (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes)." PloS One 10 (8):1–13. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0134580
  • Lee, M. Y., Munroe, Thomas A., and Shao, K. T. 2014. "Description of a new cryptic, shallow-water tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae: Symphurus) from the western North Pacific Ocean." Journal of fish biology 85 (3):563–585. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.12440
  • Betancur-R., Ricardo, Li, Chenhong, Munroe, Thomas A., Ballesteros, Jesus A., and Orti, Guillermo. 2013. "Addressing Gene Tree Discordance and Non-Stationarity to resolve a Multi-Locus Phylogeny of the Flatfishes (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes)." Systematic Biology 62 (5):763–785. https://doi.org/10.1093/sysbio/syt039
  • Duplain, René R., Chapleau, François, and Munroe, Thomas A. 2012. "A new species of Trinectes (Pleuronectiformes: achiridae) from the Upper Río San Juan and Río Condoto, Colombia." Copeia 2012 (3):541–546. https://doi.org/10.1643/CI-11-155
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2012. "The spotted flounder, ^Azygopus flemingi^ Nielsen 1961 (Pisces: Pleuronectiformes: Rhombosoleidae), from deep waters off New Zealand: a second valid species in the genus ^Azygopus^ Norman 1926, with notes on distribution, size, maturity, and ecology." Zootaxa 1.
  • Courtenay, Walter R., Jr., Munroe, Thomas A., Winterbottom, Richard, Ruiz-Carus, Ricardo, and Smith-Vaniz, William. 2011. "Obituary: Dannie Alan Hensley (1944-2008)." Copeia (2): 327.
  • Munroe, Thomas A., Tyler, Jennifer, and Tunnicliffe, Verena. 2011. "Description and biological observations on a new species of deepwater symphurine tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae: Symphurus) collected at Volcano-19, Tonga Arc, West Pacific Ocean." Zootaxa (3061): 53–66.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Krabbenhoft, Trevor J. 2010. "Two Unusually Large Pre-Transitional Tonguefish Larvae (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae: Symphurus) from Oceanic Waters Near the Galapagos Islands." Bulletin of Marine Science 86 (1):15–33.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Ross, Steve W. 2010. "Distribution and life history of two diminutive flatfishes, Citharichthys gymnorhinus and C. cornutus (Pleuronectiformes: Paralichthyidae), in the western North Atlantic." Fishery Bulletin 108 (3):323–345.
  • Lee, Mao-Ying, Munroe, Thomas A., and Chen, Hong-Ming. 2009. "A new species of tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae) from Taiwanese waters." Zootaxa (2203): 49–58.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Hashimoto, J. 2008. "A new western Pacific tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes : Cynoglossidae): The first pleuronectiform discovered at active hydrothermal vents." Zootaxa (1839): 43–59.
  • Randall, John E. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2008. "^Soleichthys dori^, a new sole (Pleuronectiformes: Soleidae) from the Red Sea." Electronic Journal of Ichthyology 76.
  • Díaz de Astarloa, J. M., Munroe, Thomas A., and Desoutter, M. 2006. "Redescription and holotype clarification of Paralichthys orbignyanus (Valenciennes, 1839) (Pleuronectiformes: Paralichthyidae)." Copeia 2006 (2):235–243. https://doi.org/10.1643/0045-8511(2006)6[235:RAHCOP]2.0.CO
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2006. "New western Indian Ocean tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes : Cynoglossidae, Symphurus)." Copeia 2006 (2):230–234. https://doi.org/10.1643/0045-8511(2006)6[230:NWIOTP]2.0.CO
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Robertson, D. Ross. 2005. "Symphurus Ocellaris, a New Shallow-Water Symphurine Tonguefish Collected Off Pacific Panamá (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae)." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 118 (3):576–581.
  • Hoshino, K. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2004. "Neoetropus macrops Hildebrand and Schroeder, 1928: A reversed specimen and a junior synonym of Citharichthys arctifrons Goode, 1880 (Teleostei; Pleuronectiformes; Paralichthyidae)." Copeia 2004 (3):583–591.
  • Hoshino, K. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2004. "New records of sexual dimorphisms among the Pleuronectiformes exhibited by differences in urogenital papilla structure of Citharichthys platophrys (Paralichthyidae: Pleuronectiformes." Ichthyological Research 51 (1):81–83.
  • Muchhala, N. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2004. "A new species of Soleichthys (Soleidae: Pleuronectiformes) from tropical seas off northern Australia." Ichthyological Research 51 (1):57–62.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Menke, S. 2004. "Two new soleid flatfishes (Pleuronectiformes: Soleidae: Soleichthys) from Australian waters, with a re-description of Soleichthys microcephalus (Gunther)." Records of the Australian Museum 56 (2):247–258.
  • Switzer, T. S., Baltz, D. M., Allen, R. L., and Munroe, Thomas A. 2004. "Habitat selection by sympatric tonguefishes (Symphurus: Cynoglossidae) in coastal Louisiana, USA: unravelling seasonal, spatial, and size-specific patterns in resource utilisation." Journal of Sea Research 51 (3-4):229–242.
  • Krabbenhoft, T. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Symphurus bathyspilus: a new cynoglossid flatfish (Cynoglossidae: Pleuronectiformes) from deepwaters of the Indo-Pacific." Copeia 2003 (4):810–817.
  • Saavedra-Díaz, L. M., Munroe, Thomas A., and Acero, A. 2003. "Symphurus hernandezi (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae), a new deep-water tonguefish from the southern Caribbean Sea off Colombia." Bulletin of Marine Science 72 (3):955–970.
  • White, G. G., Munroe, Thomas A., and Austin, H. M. 2003. "Reproductive Seasonality, Fecundity, and Spawning Frequency of Tautog (Tautoga onitis) in the Lower Chesapeake Bay and Coastal Waters of Virginia." Fishery Bulletin 101 (2):424–442.
  • Arendt, Michael D., Lucy, Jon A., and Munroe, Thomas A. 2001. "Seasonal occurrence and site-utilization patterns of adult tautog, Tautoga onitis (Labridae), at manmade and natural structures in lower Chesapeake Bay." Fishery Bulletin 99 (4):519–527.
  • Desoutter, M., Chapleau, F., Munroe, Thomas A., Chanet, B., and Beaunier, M. 2001. "Catalog of types of fishes of the Museum national d'Histoire naturelle. Order of pleuronectiformes.." Cybium 25 (4):299–368.
  • Desoutter, M., Munroe, Thomas A., and Chapleau, F. 2001. "Nomenclatural status of Brachirus Swainson, Synaptura Cantor and Euryglossa Kaup (Soleidae, Pleuronectiformes)." Ichthyological Research 48 (3):325–327.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Desoutter, M. 2001. "On the authorship, identity and taxonomic position of Pleuronectes commersonnii Lacepede, 1802 (Pleuronectiformes, Soleidae).." Cybium 25 (3):273–277.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and McCosker, John E. 2001. "Redescription of Symphurus diabolicus, a Poorly-Known, Deep- Sea Tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae) from the Galápagos Archipelago." Revista De Biología Tropical 49 (Suppl 1):187–198.
  • Ross, S. W., Sulak, K. J., and Munroe, Thomas A. 2001. "Association of Syscenus infelix (Crustacea : Isopoda : Aegidae) with benthopelagic rattail fishes, Nezumia spp. (Macrouridae), along the western North Atlantic continental slope." Marine Biology 138 (3):595–601.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2000. "Family Cynoglossidae." Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement 8:646–647.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2000. "Family Soleidae." Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 645.
  • Munroe, Thomas A., Allen, R. L., Baltz, D. M., and Ross, S. W. 2000. "Symphurus civitatium (Pleuronectiformes : Cynoglossidae), a second estuarine-occurring tonguefish off the southeastern United States and northern Gulf of Mexico." Estuaries 23 (4):439–448.
  • Munroe, Thomas A., Brito, A., and Hernandez, C. 2000. "Symphurus insularis: A new eastern Atlantic dwarf tonguefish (Cynoglossidae : Pleuronectiformes)." Copeia (2): 491–500.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Nizinski, Martha S. 2000. "Order Clupeiformes. Families Chirocentridae, Clupeidae, Engraulidae and Pristigasteridae." Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement 8:587–588.
  • Vecchione, Michael, Mickevich, M. F., Fauchald, Kristian, Collette, Bruce B., Williams, Austin B., Munroe, Thomas A., and Young, R. E. 2000. "Importance of assessing taxonomic adequacy in determining fishing effects on marine biodiversity." ICES Journal of Marine Science 57 (3):677–681.
  • Terwilliger, M. R. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1999. "Age, growth, longevity, and mortality of blackcheek tonguefish, Symphurus plagiusa (Cynoglossidae : Pleuronectiformes), in Chesapeake Bay, Virginia." Fishery Bulletin 97 (2):340–361.
  • de Astarloa, J. M. D. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1998. "Systematics, distribution and ecology of commercially important paralichthyid flounders occurring in Argentinean-Uruguayan waters (Paralichthys, Paralichthyidae): an overview." Journal of Sea Research 39 (1-2):1–9.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1998. "Systematics and ecology of tonguefishes of the genus Symphurus (Cynoglossidae : Pleuronectiformes) from the western Atlantic Ocean." Fishery Bulletin 96 (1):1–182.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Amaoka, K. 1998. "Symphurus hondoensis Hubbs, 1915, a valid species of Western Pacific tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes : Cynoglossidae)." Ichthyological Research 45 (4):385–391.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Marsh, B. N. 1997. "Taxonomic status of three nominal species of Indo-Pacific symphurine tonguefishes (Symphurus: Cynoglossidae: Pleuronectiformes)." Ichthyological Research 44 (2):189–200.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1996. "First Record of Reversal in Symphurus vanmelleae (Pleuronectiformes: Cynoglossidae), a Deep-water Tonguefish from the Tropical Eastern Atlantic." Cybium 20 (1):3–112.
  • Hostetter, E. B. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1993. "Age, growth, and reproduction of tautog, ^Tautoga onitis^ (Labridae: Perciformes), from coastal waters of Virginia." Fishery Bulletin (1): 45.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1992. "Interdigitation Pattern of Dorsal-Fin Pterygiophores and Neural Spines, an Important Diagnostic Character for Symphurine Tonguefishes (Symphurus, Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes)." Bulletin of Marine Science 50 (3):357–403.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1991. "Western Atlantic Tonguefishes of the Symphurus-Plagusia Complex (Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes), with Descriptions of 2 New Species." Fishery Bulletin 89 (2):247–287.
  • Munroe, Thomas A., Nizinski, Martha S., and Mahadeva, M. N. 1991. "Symphurus-Prolatinaris, a New Species of Shallow-Water Tonguefish (Pleuronectiformes, Cynoglossidae) from the Eastern Pacific." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 104 (3):448–458.
  • Mahadeva, Madhu N. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1990. "Three new species of symphurine tonguefishes from tropical and warm temperate waters of the eastern Pacific (^Symphurus^: Cynoglossidae: Pleuronectiformes)." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington (4): 931.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1990. "Eastern Atlantic Tonguefishes (Symphurus, Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes), with Descriptions of 2 New Species." Bulletin of Marine Science 47 (2):464–515.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1990. "Symphurus-Melanurus Clark, 1936, a Senior Synonym for the Eastern Pacific Tonguefishes, Symphurus-Seychellensis Chabanaud, 1955, and Symphurus-Sechurae Hildebrand, 1946." Copeia (1): 228–232.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Nizinski, Martha S. 1990. "Symphurus-Melasmatotheca and S Undecimplerus (Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes), 2 New Eastern Pacific Tonguefishes with Eleven Caudal-Fin Rays." Copeia (4): 985–996.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Mahadeva, M. N. 1989. "Symphurus-Callopterus (Cynoglossidae, Pleuronectiformes), a New Deep-Water Tonguefish from the Eastern Pacific." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 102 (2):458–467.
  • Thoney, Dennis and Munroe, Thomas A. 1987. "Microcotylye hiatulae Goto, a senior synonym of M. furcate Linton, with a redescription and comments on host-parasite relationships." Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 91.
  • Munroe, Thomas A., Campbell, Ronald A., and Zwerner, David E. 1981. "^Diclidophora nezumiae^ n. sp., with comments on microhabitat and ecology." Biological Bulletin 281.
  • Campbell, Ronald A., Haedrich, Richard H., and Munroe, Thomas A. 1980. "Parasitism and ecological relationships among deep-sea benthic fishes." Marine Biology 301.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Lotspeich, Richard A. 1979. "Life history aspects of the seaboard goby (^Gobiosoma ginsburgi^) in Rhode Island." Estuaries (1): 22.
  • Campbell, Ronald A. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1977. "New hemiurid trematodes from deep-sea benthic fishes in the western North Atlantic." The Journal of Parasitology 285.
  • Campbell, Ronald A. and Munroe, Thomas A. 1974. "Discovery of the lesser devil ray, ^Mobula hypostoma^, in southern New England waters." Chesapeake Science 114.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 1972. "Temporal distribution and relative abundance of fishes in Nannaquaket Pond, Rhode Island." Project Poseidon Symposium (1): 40.

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Book
  • Pippard, H., Ralph, G. M., Harvey, M. S., Carpenter, K. E., Buchanan, J. R., Greenfield, D. W., Harwell, H. D., Larson, H. K., Lawrence, A., Linardich, C., Matsuura, K., Motomura, H., Munroe, T. A., Myers, R. F., Russell, B. C., Smith-Vaniz, W. F., Vié, J. -C, Thaman, R. R., and Williams, J. T. 2017. The conservation status of marine biodiversity in the Pacific Islands of Oceania. International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
  • Polidoro, Beth, Ralph, Gina M., Strongin, Kyle, Harvey, Michael, Carpenter, Kent E., Ayo, Titus Adeofe, Arnold, Rachel, Bannerman, Paul, Nguema, Bibang Bi, Buchanan, Jack R., Mohamed, Khairdine, Camara, Abdallahi, Hawa, Youssouf Camara, Cissoko, Kadiatou, Collette, Bruce B., Comeros-Raynal, Mia, De Bruyne, Godefroy, Diouf, Madeleine, Djiman, Roger, Ducrocq, Mathieu, Gon, Ofer, Harold, Antony S., Harwell, Heather, Hilton-Taylor, Craig, Hines, Andrew et al. 2016. Red List of Marine Bony Fishes of the Eastern Central Atlantic. International Union for the Conservation of Nature.
  • Nieto, Ana, Ralph, Gina M., Comeros-Raynal, Mia, Kemp, James, García Criado, Mariana, Allen, David J., Dulvy, Nicholas K., Walls, Rachel H. L., Russell, Barry, Pollard, David, García, Silvia, Craig, Matthew, Collette, Bruce B., Pollom, Riley, Biscoito, Manuel, Chao, Ning Labbish, Abella, Alvaro, Afonso, Pedro, Álvarez, Helena, Carpenter, Kent E., Clò, Simona, Cook, Robin, Costa, Maria José, Delgado, João, Dureuil, Manuel et al. 2015. European Red List of Marine Fishes. European Union. https://doi.org/10.2779/082723
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2000. An overview of the biology, ecology, and fisheries of the Clupeoid fishes occurring in the Gulf of Maine. NMFS Northeast Fisheries Science Center.
Chapter
  • Desoutter-Meninger, M. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Soleidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 3001–3029. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Bothidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2973–2993. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Paralichthyidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2994–3000. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Cynoglossidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 3030–3047. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Pristigasteridae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 1719–1721. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Clupeidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 1722–1739. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Psettodidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2946–2951. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Citharidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2952–2955. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Family Pleuronectidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2956–2959. Rome: FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Chanet, B. 2016. "Family Scophthalmidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic, edited by Carpenter, K. E. and De Angelis, N., 2960–2972. Rome: FAO.
  • Nizinski, Martha S. and Munroe, Thomas A. 2016. "Engraulidae, anchovies." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, N., 1715–1718. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, (FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes).
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Chapter 2. Systematic diversity of the Pleuronectiformes." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation 2nd Edition, edited by Gibson, R. N., Nash, R. M., Geffen, A. J., and Van der Veer, H. W., 13–51. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Chapter 3. Distributions and biogeography." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation 2nd Edition, edited by Gibson, R. N., Nash, R. M., Geffen, A. J., and Van der Veer, H. W., 52–82. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Chapter 13. Tropical flatfish fisheries." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation 2nd Edition, edited by Gibson, R. N., Nash, R. M., Geffen, A. J., and Van der Veer, H. W., 419–460. Chichester, UK ER: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Family Achiropsettidae." in The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Roberts, Clive D., Stewart, A. L., and Struthers, C. D., 1682–1686. Wellington, NZ: Te Papa Press.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Family Soleidae." in The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Roberts, Clive D., Stewart, A. L., and Struthers, C. D., 1703–1704. Wellington, NZ: Te Papa Press.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Family Cynoglossidae." in The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Roberts, Clive D., Stewart, A. L., and Struthers, C. D., 1705–1709. Wellington, NZ: Te Papa Press.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Family Bothidae." in The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Roberts, Clive D., Stewart, A. L., and Struthers, C. D., 1673–1681. Wellington, NZ: Te Papa Press.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2015. "Family Rhombosoleidae." in The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Roberts, Clive D., Stewart, A. L., and Struthers, C. D., 1687–1702. Wellington, NZ: Te Papa Press.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2009. "Family Cynoglossidae." in Deep-Sea Fishes of Peru (Libro de Peces de Aguas Profundas del Perú), edited by Nakaya, K., Yabe, M., Imamura, H., Romero Caarena,M., and Yoshida, M., 317–319. Japan Deep-Sea Trawlers Association.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2005. "Distributions and Biogeography." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, edited by Gibson, R. N., 42–67. Blackwell Science, Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2005. "Systematic Diversity of the Pleuronectiformes." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, edited by Gibson, R. N., 10–41. Blackwell Science Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2005. "Tropical Fisheries." in Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, edited by Gibson, R. N., 292–318. Blackwell Science, Ltd.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Pleuronectiformes." in Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Second Edition, 449–465.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Cynoglossidae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1934–1959. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Poecilopsettidae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1922–1924. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Pristigasteridae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol.2, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 795–803. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Achiridae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1925–1933. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Paralichthyidae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1898–1921. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Bothidae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1885–1895. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and Am. Soc. Ichthyol. & Herpetol. Spec. Publ. 5.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. 2003. "Scophthalmidae." in The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 3, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 1896–1897. FAO.
  • Munroe, Thomas A. and Nizinski, Martha S. 2003. "Clupeidae." in The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Atlantic. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication 5. Vol. 2, edited by Carpenter, Kent E., 804–830. FAO.
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