I said it must have been a flatfish.
"Right Ho, Jeeves" by P. G. Wodehouse
Young Jonson is no flatfish, if he did lay brick; he's a plum worth anybody's picking.
"Master Skylark" by John Bennett
Soles, turbots, and other flatfish are, as is well known, unsymmetrical.
"Darwinism (1889)" by Alfred Russel Wallace
Peter, you're not fond of flatfish, are you, my boy?
"Great Sea Stories" by Various
And I owe you ninepence for that last pair of flatfish you sold me!
"The Adventures of Harry Revel" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Saint Petersburg is very ill supplied with salt-water fish; there are neither lobsters nor flatfish.
"Fred Markham in Russia" by W. H. G. Kingston
There I was, caught in a trap, and made a prisoner by a flatfish.
"Peter Simple" by Frederick Marryat
We knew we'd no business to be there and we felt as foolish as flatfish.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Frog and flatfish, in stages of metamorphosis .
Fun with flatfish on the flats.
Frog and flatfish, in stages of metamorphosis.
With a solid shot of keepers among a multitude of shorts, you'll likely keep a fish or two for dinner while also getting to teach the value of catch-and-release fishing to your flatfish protege.
Flounder are a flatfish species and mostly bottom dwellers although on occasion they come up the water column to feed.
Make no mistake, Calvin Carr of North Pole is happy to have netted $15,000 for winning the Valdez Halibut Derby, but it was a side of tartar sauce compared to what it felt like to reel in the 264-pound flatfish that won him the prize.
Halibut are one of the most prized eating fish around, and California is blessed with two species of these flatfish, the Pacific halibut and the smaller California halibut .
The term " sole " is widely used for many types of flatfish from both the Atlantic and Pacific.