Scientific name: Pleuronectes platessa
Plaice is a common sight all around our coasts - if you can spot it! They are extremely well camouflaged against the seabed and can even change colour to better match their surroundings.
StatisticsLength: normally up to 50cm
Classified as a Priority Species under the UK Post-2010 Biodiversity Framework and is listed as of Least Concern on the IUCN Red List.