Flowery flounder, tropical flounder
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, from Eastern Africa to Hawaii and Easter Island, Southern Japan and Eastern Australia.
Very similar to Bothus lunatus, which occurs in the Indo-Pacific.
at Marsa Mubarak
at Poipu Beach
at Playa Ocotal
at Lagon de Saint-Pierre
at Aroa Marine Reserve
at Récif Attitude
at Lagon de l’Hermitage
at Tetamanu/Fakarava South Pass
at Boucan Canot
at South Beach
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