Dab, Limanda limanda

IUCN Red List assessment: Least Concern

Pastel pencil on paper

Artist: Ludo Tolu

The dab featured here is a limanda limanda, which is found in European waters. It is a small flatfish with eyes on the right side of its body. It is often bycatch of fisheries aimed at plaice and sole. 

Info source: Seafish species guide

About the artist:

Ludo drew this in pastels. They feel like they became a dab hand at sketching dab. 

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