Citharichthys sordidus family
Psettichthys sordidus Girard, 1854, San Francisco, California. other common names
English: Mottled sanddab, soft flounder, melgrim; Spanish: Lenguado arenero del Pacifico, lenguado.
Medium-sized, sinistral flatfishes with an elongate to oval body; large head with large terminal mouth; and slightly conservation status
significance to humans
Excellent food fish. Regarded as a delicacy in California but with less appeal elsewhere. ♦
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