Knobbed Porgy: Calamus nodosus
- Body deep; front profile very steep
- Nape projects strongly in large adults
- Body is generally silvery, with a rosy cast
- Cheek and snout are dark purplish gray, with many bronze spots
- Large blue spot at axil of pectoral fin
hardbottom, reefs, ledges. N.C. to s. Fla. and entire Gulf of Mexico.
State Record: This species is not currently eligigble for a state record.
Image Credit: © Diane Rome Peebles