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Dab Limanda limanda Length to 25cm<br />
Robust flatfish, found on sandy coasts. Adult lives with right side, and eyes (which are relatively large), facing uppermost. Lateral line on upper surface does a curving detour around above pectoral fin. Upper surface is rough and marbled orange-brown and grey. Widespread and locally common except in N and NE; declining everywhere.
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Dab Limanda limanda Length to 25cm
Robust flatfish, found on sandy coasts. Adult lives with right side, and eyes (which are relatively large), facing uppermost. Lateral line on upper surface does a curving detour around above pectoral fin. Upper surface is rough and marbled orange-brown and grey. Widespread and locally common except in N and NE; declining everywhere.

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Date: 5 May 2007
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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