Costa Rica Fishing - Gulf Flounder Picture

Fish Description: Body color brown, its shade depending on color of bottom, with numerous spots and blotches; 3 prominent eye-like spots forming a triangle; one spot on lateral line, one above, one below; numerous white spots scattered over body and fins. They have strong dog-like teeth. Their caudal fin is in the shape of a wedge and its tip is in the middle.

Costa Rica Gulf Flounder

Size: Common around 2 pounds or less.

Remarks: The gulf flounder is a bottom dweller and is thought to spawn offshore and feeds on crustaceans and small fish.

Costa Rica Flounder