Definition of queenfish in English:
noun (plural same or queenfishes)
An edible marine fish, in particular:
- ● A popular sporting fish of the Indo-Pacific (Chorinemus lysan, family Carangidae). ● A drumfish of the Pacific coast of North America (Seriphus politus, family Sciaenidae).
- Sailfish, dorado, kingfish, barracuda, various snappers, cobia. trevally, jacks, queenfish, bonito and Spanish mackerel are some of the fish to be caught.
- In the mangrove-lined estuaries that ring most of the 2,000-miles of sparsely inhabited coast you can fish for trevally, queenfish or tarpon.
- Working the reefs around these islands regularly produce barracuda, various caranx species, largemouth queenfish, king and queen mackerel and various reef fish.
Definition of queenfish in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan