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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eyed Flounder Bothus ocellatus

Date

July 1, 2016 08:21 PM HST

Place

Pecio C-58 (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

Observer

scubale

Date

September 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 21, 2016 08:45 AM GYT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 20, 2016 01:15 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 19, 2016 03:00 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

vimsia_wildlife

Date

May 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 16, 2016 11:03 AM BST

Photos / Sounds

What

lefteye flounders Family Bothidae

Observer

vicfazio3

Date

May 16, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Thor's scaldfish Arnoglossus thori

Observer

jpsilva

Date

September 25, 2013 10:25 AM WEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pacific Peacock Flounder Bothus mancus

Date

May 1, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

Observer

maycl

Date

March 7, 2016
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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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