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    • Lefteye Flounders
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    • Bothidae
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    • Lenguados huecos

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Recent observations

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Lefteye Flounders Family Bothidae

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ralfmagee

Date

March 4, 2013

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Lefteye Flounders Family Bothidae

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lgmacro

Date

November 14, 2016 04:22 PM CST

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Pacific Peacock Flounder Bothus mancus

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hix

Date

March 27, 2016

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Pacific Peacock Flounder Bothus mancus

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hix

Date

March 27, 2016

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Eyed Flounder Bothus ocellatus

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November 7, 2016

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Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

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mdettling

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September 1, 2016 08:34 PM MST

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Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

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lovelyclemmy

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July 30, 2016 02:00 PM EET

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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carmelo_lopez

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September 15, 2016

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Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

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james5

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October 6, 2016 07:34 PM ADT

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Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

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eirikralexandros

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December 13, 2013 02:46 AM EST

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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jaume2

Date

September 25, 2016 03:55 PM SAST

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Lefteye Flounders Family Bothidae

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adriandzul

Date

September 17, 2016 12:53 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Lefteye flounders are a family, Bothidae, of flounders. They are called "lefteye flounders" because most species lie on the sea bottom on their right side, with both eyes on the left side. A helpful reminder when trying to recall the family name for this fish is that "Bothidae (Both o' dey) eyes are on the same side o' dey head." The family is also distinguished by the presence of spines on the snout and near the...

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