from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small (6 inches) tropical butterfishes found worldwide
- n. larger butterfishes of the western Atlantic from the New York area to the northern Gulf of Mexico
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The demersal communities include croakers and the threadfin in nearshore waters, and sea bream and driftfish in deeper waters.