Recording Marine Life

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Records of Pleuronectes platessa

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2006-07-15
Freathy Cliff, in a large rockpool
Juvenile seen in sandy pool approx 10cm long James Park
1 2006-09-11
Poole harbour
Steve Trewhella
2 2008-05-26 Whitley Bay
Between Collywell Bay Seaton Sluice and St Mary's Whitley Bay
Approx 14" long Pete McNaughton
219 2009-06-19 Ventry Harbour
Ventry Harbour is a horseshoe shaped beach with a mixture of sand and gravel in the centre of the beach and a rocky outcrop to the southern end. Two small streams enter the beach along the northern end of the beach. Ventry Harbour is a generally shallow area with depths averaging 2m.
Caught in Seine Net Declan Mac Gabhann
Rare 2010-05-15 Holbeck, Scarborough
Rocky shore with large tidal pools, kelp forest and bare sediment
Anthony Hurd