Synonyms for bottom fish
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BOTTOM FISH
It was evidently a bottom fish of some kind, and resembled a "hammer-head," but with some marked differences.
It is a bottom fish, feeding mostly on mollusks, which it crushes with the blunt teeth of the throat.
It is a bottom fish, feeding on crustaceans and small mollusks, and is found wherever they abound on the outer shoals.
It is a bottom fish, feeding in company with the large groupers on small fishes and crustaceans.