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Synonyms for drumfish

small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise

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There is evidence of the recent local extinction of some of those, for example, the common drumfish (Pogonias chromis, Sciaenidae), whose otoliths are found in shell middens but which has not been recorded in the region during historical times.