Halibut is a flatfish, genus Hippoglossus, from the family of the right-eye flounders
(Pleuronectidae). Other flatfish are also called halibut. The name is derived ...
Halibut and flounders differ in size, scales, teeth and the way in which they lie on
the ocean floor. Halibut and flounders are both flatfish, but they are only ...
Photos of flatfish: summer flounder, windowpane flounder, winter flounder,
yellowtail, American plaice, Atlantic halibut.
Jul 22, 2010 ... So I went fishing again today and finally caught a flat fish. Looked at it and
scratch my head wondering if it was a Halibut or flounder. It was a...
Miles of intracoastal waterways, tidal creek shorelines and flats can be found from the Northeast coast , down around Florida, all the way to Texas. It would appear that a flounder
, lying on the bottom waiting for food, would not be a very aggressive fish, one wiling... More »
One of the things that I learned was the difference between a fluke and a ...
flounder, plaice, sole, turbot, and halibut--have asymmetrical skulls, ...
Oct 17, 2013 ... Family: Bothidae (Left-eyed flounders). Genus and Species: Paralichthys
californicus. Description: The body of the California halibut is oblong ...
Jan 28, 2011 ... At Monahan's we look for flatfish such as flounder, fluke, sole & halibut that are
the tastiest and that we can get to our market fast.
Halibut Versus Flounder - Side-by-Side Nutritional Comparison of Halibut and
Mild flavor and fine texture make halibut, flounder, and sole some of the most
versatile fish in the sea.