Dab, Limanda limanda
IUCN Red List assessment: Least Concern
Pastel pencil on paper
Artist: Ludo Tolu
The dab featured here is a limanda limanda, which is found in European waters. It is a small flatfish with eyes on the right side of its body. It is often bycatch of fisheries aimed at plaice and sole.
Info source: Seafish species guide
About the artist:
Ludo drew this in pastels. They feel like they became a dab hand at sketching dab.