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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pud·ding fish, Pudding wife.  Zool. A large, handsomely colored, blue and bronze, labroid fish (Iridio radiatus, syn. Platyglossus radiatus) of Florida, Bermuda, and the West Indies. Called also pudiano, doncella, and, at Bermuda, bluefish.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blue·fish n. Zool.
 1. A large voracious fish (Pomatomus saitatrix), of the family Carangidæ, valued as a food fish, and widely distributed on the American coast. On the New Jersey and Rhode Island coast it is called the horse mackerel, in Virginia saltwater tailor, or skipjack.
 2. A West Indian fish (Platyglossus radiatus), of the family Labridæ.
 Note:The name is applied locally to other species of fishes; as the cunner, sea bass, squeteague, etc.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Don·cel·la n.  Zool. A handsome fish of Florida and the West Indies (Platyglossus radiatus). The name is applied also to the ladyfish (Harpe rufa) of the same region.