PleuronectiformesEuropean FlounderPlatichthys flesus

04 Sep 2018 19:51 CEST
  • Taxon

    PleuronectiformesEuropean FlounderPlatichthys flesus

  • Date

    23 Mar 2018 19:10

  • Details

    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


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

Mark Harris, SC1242. Accessible at

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Mark Harris, SC1242. Photo of Platichthys flesus. Accessible at

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