Definition of Harvestfish
1. Noun. Butterfish up to a foot long of Atlantic waters from Chesapeake Bay to Argentina.
Generic synonyms: Butterfish, Stromateid, Stromateid Fish
Group relationships: Genus Paprilus, Paprilus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Harvestfish
Literary usage of Harvestfish
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Food and Game Fishes: A Popular Account of All the Species Found in by David Starr Jordan, Barton Warren Evermann (1902)
"It breeds in early summer and the young are abundant in July, August, and September, swimming about, like the harvestfish, with various jelly-fishes. ..."