Then come the elacatenes, or spindle fish. Mnesima- chus, in his Horsebreeder, classes together in one line—
The turbot, tunny, tench, elacatene.But they are a cetaceous fish, very good for curing in his Colons, says—
The tench, th' elacatene, and the tail-fin ofAnd Mnaseas of Patra says, "Of Ichthys and Hesychia, his sister, were born the galene, the lamprey, and the elacatene.
The sea-dog are the best for pickling.