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The Thick-Backed Sole (Microchirus variegatus) can grow up to 20cm.

Identification[]

This small sole has a brownish colouration to the upper surface with about 5 dark bars. The eyes are small.

Breeding[]

Western English channel populations breed from February to July.

Habitat[]

Offshore.

Food[]

Not known.

Range[]

In UK waters, lives in the English Channel and Irish Sea.

References[]

The Aquarium Project

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