Flounder (Flatfish) facts: a one-sides fish | Animal Fact Files

On this episode of Animal Fact Files discover a group of fish who look like them came out alive after a deathmatch with a steamroller! You can learn more on: Twitter - https://twitter.com/animalfactfiles Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/animalfactfiles/ --- We always do what we can to be as accurate as possible but we're only human; if you catch a mistake please let us know and provide a link for verification! --- All images, videos and sound effects used herein are 1) public domain, 2) used under a Creative Commons license*, 3) used with the express permission of the copyright holder, or 4) used under the parameters of Fair Use law. Credits via Youtube: Bruce and Tammy Swart - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifF4sP58XpM Paul Dirks - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZogMkthm50 necidiver - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h72UXY2PHD0 Credits via Flickr: Elias Levy - https://www.flickr.com/photos/elevy/14280655088 prilfish - https://www.flickr.com/photos/silkebaron/15657739198; https://www.flickr.com/photos/silkebaron/3649639227 NOAA Photo Library - https://www.flickr.com/photos/noaaphotolib/9730780215; https://www.flickr.com/photos/noaaphotolib/5019891799 Laszlo Ilyes - https://www.flickr.com/photos/laszlo-photo/153409631 Jarrett Hines - https://www.flickr.com/photos/jhines/9043046700 Shannon Badiee - https://www.flickr.com/photos/thetopaz/15209525761 Ron Caswell - https://www.flickr.com/photos/roncasual/5451632816 James St. John - https://www.flickr.com/photos/jsjgeology/15995784458 zsispeo - https://www.flickr.com/photos/zsispeo/10544928995 Carson - https://www.flickr.com/photos/cveldstra/4587888624 Aleksi Pihkanen - https://www.flickr.com/photos/aleksipihkanen/1179964212 Fred von Lohmann - https://www.flickr.com/photos/vonlohmann/4208781665 Rickard Zerpe - https://www.flickr.com/photos/krokodiver/27491917097 Eric Kilby - https://www.flickr.com/photos/ekilby/17569621925 Joi Ito - https://www.flickr.com/photos/joi/5158630527 Roban Kramer - https://www.flickr.com/photos/robanhk/14339426960 Bernard DUPONT - https://www.flickr.com/photos/berniedup/6070000998 Credits via Wiki Users: Izuzuki - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ShimaUS.jpg; https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MusumeUSf.jpg; https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MusumeUSmase.jpg Appaloosa - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Seezunge2007.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Seezunge_kopf.jpg Hans Hillewaert - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pleuronectidae#/media/File:Microstomus_kitt_1.jpg Shuhari - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Emu_Egg.JPG Other attributions: Opencage.info - http://opencage.info/pics/large_17621.asp Nudibranch Marine Discovery Productions (Peter van Rodijnen); Stichting Natuurbeelden - https://www.openbeelden.nl/media/806161 digifishmusic - https://freesound.org/people/digifishmusic/sounds/45521/ Websites used for research collection: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flatfish http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/order/36 http://scimar.icm.csic.es/scimar/pdf/69/sm69n4531.pdf https://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=172702#null https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4458374/ http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/z11-038#.W-CG-JNKiM8 https://www.britannica.com/animal/flounder https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/03/100304-atlantic-octopus-flounder-mimic/ https://www.chesapeakebay.net/S=0/fieldguide/critter/summer_flounder http://www.animalplanet.com/pets/peacockflounder/ https://monahansseafood.com/flounder-halibut-fluke-sole-flatfish-make-the-world-go-round/ https://sciencing.com/difference-between-sole-flounder-5841071.html https://wdfw.wa.gov/fishing/bottomfish/identification/flatfish/ https://www.reluctantgourmet.com/fluke-or-flounder-what-is-the-difference/ https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/article/flatfish-evolution/ https://www.ecomare.nl/en/in-depth/reading-material/animals/animals-the-mud-flats/flatfish/ https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/08/flatfish-animals-science-colors-flounders/ https://www.encyclopedia.com/plants-and-animals/animals/vertebrate-zoology/flatfish http://www.sci-news.com/biology/baltic-flounder-platichthys-solemdali-06194.html https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/06/120625160358.htm https://www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/discover-fish/species-profiles/bothus-lunatus/ *you can find information about all the different types of CC licenses here: https://creativecommons.org/ **changes were made to the original Transcript: alugha Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/AnimalFactFiles

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