rudderfish

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Noun1.rudderfish - food and game fish around Bermuda and Floridarudderfish - food and game fish around Bermuda and Florida; often follow ships
sea chub - schooling fishes mostly of Indian and western Pacific oceans; two species in western Atlantic
genus Kyphosus, Kyphosus - type genus of the Kyphosidae
2.rudderfish - fish having the habit of following shipsrudderfish - fish having the habit of following ships; found in North American and South American coastal waters
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
genus Seriola, Seriola - a genus of Carangidae
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Former reports of Centrolophidae in Brazilian waters only indicate the presence of Centrolophus niger (CARVALHO-FILHO, 1999; BERNARDES et al., 2005; MENEZES et al., 2003) and Hyperoglyphe bythites (CARVALHO-FILHO, 1999), and/or actually H.