spotted-sunfish

spotted sunfish

noun
a sunfish, Lepomis punctatus, inhabiting streams from South Carolina to Florida, having the body marked with longitudinal rows of spots.
Also called stumpknocker.


Origin:
1880–85

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spotted sunfish

noun
inhabits streams from South Carolina to Florida; esteemed panfish 
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