Definition of Stenotomus chrysops
1. Noun. Found in Atlantic coastal waters of North America from South Carolina to Maine; esteemed as a panfish.
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Literary usage of Stenotomus chrysops
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1. Bass, Pike, Perch and Other Game Fishes of America by James Alexander Henshall (1919)
"... have no difficulty in securing bait, for the fiddlers are to be found in myriads convenient to good fishing grounds. THE SCUP (Stenotomus chrysops). ..."
2. American Food and Game Fishes: A Popular Account of All the Species Found in by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1902)
"... Stenotomus chrysops (Linnaeus) This fish is found on our Atlantic coast from the Carolinas to Cape Cod, being especially abundant northward. ..."
3. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1907)
"Stenotomus chrysops. This scup is found coastwise from Massachusetts to South Carolina and is an abundant and important food fish in the northern part of ..."