: a carangid fish (Caranx hippos) that is an important food fish especially along the west coast of Florida
Examples of jack crevalle in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebFrom the coast, anglers fishing Dixey Bar report swarms of jumbo redfish mixed in with jack crevalle taking just about anything that hits the water.
Frank Sargeant, al, 5 Nov. 2021 From the coast, surf fishing remains very good anytime the water clears, with lots of whiting, a few leftover pompano, jack crevalle, blues and Spanish.
Frank Sargeant, al, 21 May 2021 There are also small fish like permits and jack crevalles, a loggerhead turtle named Blue and a roughtail stingray named Ray Charles — both female.
Washington Post, 26 June 2018
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