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  • Spanish
    • Lenguados huecos
  • English
    • lefteye flounders
  • Scientific Names
    • Bothidae

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Recent observations

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Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

March 4, 2014

Description

eyes don't seem to match anything but Peacock but blue seems missing on rosettes. Fish was maybe 4" long

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What

Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

February 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Hawaiian Dwarf Flounder Engyprosopon hawaiiensis

Observer

davidr

Date

February 17, 2014 11:15 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

Observer

davidr

Date

February 16, 2014 03:43 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

lefteye flounders Family Bothidae

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

August 9, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

Observer

davidr

Date

January 1, 2014 10:47 AM HST

Place

Kewalo, HI (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

kucycads

Date

May 25, 2005

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What

Peacock Flounder Bothus mancus

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 13, 2008 01:11 AM EDT

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Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

July 5, 2012 11:45 AM PDT

Description

Dive site Tent Wall, max depth 20.7 m/ 68 ft.

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Observer

jlevenson

Date

November 27, 2012 06:37 PM EST

Place

Dominica (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Panther Flounder Bothus pantherinus

Observer

davidr

Date

September 29, 2013 10:32 AM HST

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Observer

kjhurme

Date

August 20, 2013
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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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