A small brownish wrasse (Tautogolabrus adspersus) of northern North American Atlantic waters.
A small, edible, brownish-blue wrasse fish (Tautogolabrus adspersus) found along the Atlantic coast of North America.
Origin of cunner
- Perhaps alteration of conner one who cons (guides a ship) con3
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition