Summer Flounder (Paralichthys dentatus)

Summer Flounder (Paralichthys dentatus)

Also known as .. Flounder, Fluke, Flattie

Description ...

Flounder have a rounded flat body, brown on one side (left side) and white on the other side (right).  Both eyes are on the left side of the body.  They have very sharp, well developed teeth that are cone like in shape on their upper and lower jaws.  They have five ocellated spots on the brown side, with three forming  a triangle just above the base of  the tail or caudal fin.  The mouth is always on the left side of the eyes.

They have a distinct . . .

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