A small kind of whale, of the genus Globicephalus, of several species. The most common is Globicephalus melas. Also sometimes applied to other whales of larger size.
The black sea bass (Centropristis atrarius) of the Atlantic coast. It is excellent food fish; -- locally called also black Harry.
A fish of southern Europe (Centrolophus pompilus) of the Mackerel family.
Traditional name for the killer whale
large dark-colored food fish of the Atlantic coast of North America
small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school
Large delphinids without prominent beaks (orcas, pilot whales, false- pygmy- killer whales and melon-headed whale).