PleuronectiformesEuropean FlounderPlatichthys flesus

04 Sep 2018 19:51 CEST
  • Taxon

    PleuronectiformesEuropean FlounderPlatichthys flesus

  • Date

    23 Mar 2018 19:10

  • Details

    Habitat
    Depth
    39.4 feet (12.0 meters)

  • Notes

    This fish had not been harassed or disturbed (unless by torch) and was moving in an animated way, initially 50 cm above the bottom, before settling down.

Identification state

Unverified

I don't believe this is a European Flounder, but have been unable to find an alternative.

Mark Harris, SC1242. Accessible at https://sealifecollection.org/p/1242.

Extended version
Mark Harris, SC1242. Photo of Platichthys flesus. Accessible at https://sealifecollection.org/p/1242.

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