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    • lefteye flounders
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    • Bothidae
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Recent observations

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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jaume2

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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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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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zanskar

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August 16, 2016 03:28 PM SAST

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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jujurenoult

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August 16, 2016 03:09 PM CEST

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Pacific Peacock Flounder Bothus mancus

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davidr

Date

July 11, 2016 11:31 AM HST

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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bioblogo

Date

January 3, 2015 12:47 PM CST

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Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

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salamander9505

Date

April 9, 2013 11:30 PM CDT

Place

Aruba (Google, OSM)

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Eyed Flounder Bothus ocellatus

Date

July 1, 2016 08:21 PM HST

Place

Pecio C-58 (Google, OSM)

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Wide-eyed Flounder Bothus podas

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scubale

Date

September 28, 2014

Place

Azores, PT (Google, OSM)

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Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

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lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

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lovelyclemmy

Date

April 21, 2016 08:45 AM GYT

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Atlantic Peacock Flounder Bothus lunatus

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lovelyclemmy

Date

April 20, 2016 01:15 PM GYT
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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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