a small, orange-spotted grouper, Epinephelus adscensionis, inhabiting warm seas from North Carolina to Brazil, especially in the West Indies, and fished as food.
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How to use rock hind in a sentence
This beautiful grouper rivals the rock hind in its gay and varied coloration.
The pattern of the coloration and the markings are similar to those of the rock hind, but differ in color.
The red hind, like the rock hind, frequents rocky places and feeds mostly on small fishes.
The same tackle recommended for the rock hind, and the same baits, will do as well for the red hind, as they are found together.
The "rock hind," or "smoky hind," after attaining a certain size becomes most unwholesome, and often infested with parasites.