Megrim, Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis

IUCN Red List assessment: Least Concern

Watercolour on paper

Artist: Cat McMullan

Also known as whiff, megrim is a left-eye flat fish abundant in UK waters. It i similar in look to sole but from the same family as turbot and brill. It is not eaten by many people in the UK but is much more popular in Spain and France, meaning that most megrim caught in UK waters is exported.

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