An online educational resource dedicated to the photography of
marine themes, marinelife, life on the seashore and in rockpools
in the coastal waters of south-West England by David Fenwick.
Scophthalmus maximus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Turbot (Seafish Images)
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- juvenile fish 1
- juvenile fish / head 1
- fish 1
- head 1
Images of species taken on the beach SW of Lariggan Rocks, Wherrytown, Penzance, Cornwall. 27.03.12; and on the Fresh Cornish Fish stand at the Newlyn Fish Festival, Newlyn, Cornwall. 29.08.11.
Scientific and European Names:
Scophthalmus maximus, Psetta maxima, Turbot, Pighvarre, Tarbot, Piikkikampela, Steinbutt, Sandhverfa, Piggvar, Skarp, Pregado, Rodovalho, Tyurbo, Rodaballo and Disi Kalkan.
The main objective of this website is in furthering environmental awareness and education through the medium of photography. To increase awareness and access to the wildlife of the region and help
people find and identify it. Sometimes the difference between species is obvious but many species can only be determined by observing microscopic characteristics that are specific to any one species.