opaleye

[oh-puh l-ahy]
noun, plural o·pal·eyes, (especially collectively) o·pal·eye.
  1. a green game fish, Girella nigricans, common off rocky shores from California southward, having opalescent blue eyes.

Origin of opaleye

Also called greenfish.
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