Fish, abstention from eating; cunning of; kind of, called remora or echeneis; eating of, forbidden by Pythagoreans.
"Essays and Miscellanies" by Plutarch
Fishes, natural history of: the echeneis or sucking-fish, 18; i.
"The Letters of Cassiodorus" by Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
The leech, hirudo, and the remora, echeneis, adhere strongly to objects probably by a similar method.
"The Temple of Nature; or, the Origin of Society" by Erasmus Darwin