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Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Skull of the Primitive Flatfish Heteronectes

Caption: This is a skull of the primitive flatfish Heteronectes, with views of the left- and right-hand sides. The left-hand side shows an eye that has migrated toward the top of the skull, but not reached the other side, in this adult specimen.

Credit: Image by M. Friedman.

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