Longspine Flathead

Platycephalus Longispinis
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Platycephalus Longispinis
Other names Spiky Flathead, Western Sand Flathead
Size Up to 34 cm (13.3 in)
Weight Up to .25 kg (.55 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, bays, estuaries & inlets in sandy & shelly areas
Depth Range
Longspine Flathead Distribution