convict fish

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Synonyms for convict fish

greenling with whitish body marked with black bands

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ESCAPE FROM AQUATRAZ is a prison comedy where a group of convict fish are trying to escape the restaurant's `catch of the day' fish tank before they are turned into a blue plate special.
Mote Marine celebrates Food Among the Flowers with Eugenie Clark and her Convict Fish, starting at 6:30 p.
During the winter months, sheepshead school up for spawning and sites like the Rose Coker Reef (southeast end) attract hordes of the convict fish.
That was Shawn Parnell, with his tournament record, 12-pound, 9-ounce convict fish, taken on cut blue crab--a popular bait for the structure-loving barred porgy.