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Flat Fish

Notes:

we found it in the shallow area of the Secret Beach, El Nido, Palawan .. We put the fish back in the water after we took this picture.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Sudachi
Sudachi 6 years ago
Peacock sole
Pardachirus pavoninus Pardachirus pavoninus, Peacock sole : fisheries


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3 Comments

Sudachi
Sudachi 6 years ago

Awesome find of this juvenile. I wonder if it was hard to fine in the sand. I bet it must have blended right in!

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 6 years ago

That is a spectacular species !

Looks sort of like a halibut but I do not think they have spots?!

Philippines

Spotted on Nov 5, 2012
Submitted on Dec 17, 2012

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