1951L.G. GreenGrow Lovely 91Similarities to animals were responsible for the zebra, dassie and parrot fish.
1971Grocott’s Mail 30 July 3Gordon..caught a zebra of 1,36kg (3lb). Zebras are usually caught when the water temperature is low, but Doug said the temperature was average and the water a good fishing colour.
1974Daily Dispatch 29 May 27Mr Walter Pettit caught two cob, a jan bruin, a black steenbras, a zebra and a moonfish totalling 10,6 kg.
1980E. Prov. Herald 31 July 15When I used to go gully fishing..I found a piece of crayfish lashed to the hook with a short piece of shirring elastic the best bait for fish such as hottentot, galjoen, zebra and the other fish found in our gullies.
the seabream Diplodus cervinus hottentotus of the Sparidae, a distinctively-coloured fish with a silver-gold body and vertical black stripes; bontroka; dassie2 c; hangberger1; karanteen1 a; streepdassie; wildepaard sense (b), see wildeb; wildeperd, see wildeb.