Re: NANFA-L-- I'm blogging fish; really.

Bruce Stallsmith (
Mon, 08 May 2006 18:41:10 -0400

I'm glad I could help... striped shiners are underrated fish.

--Bruce Stallsmith
along the sunny Tennessee
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>From: Mysteryman <>
>Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- I'm blogging fish; really.
>Date: Mon, 08 May 2006 16:33:01 -0700
>About a year and a half or so ago I saw a gloriously colorful fish near
>Franklin, AL.
>I mentioned it here on the list and Bruce suggested that it was likely a
>Luxilus chrysocephalus. After reading his blog today I can confirm that it
>was indeed that species. Even in death the specimen depicted on his blog
>showed enough color to convince me, and I can assure everyone that live
>specimens in full breeding color are truly spectacular.
>Thanks for blogging, Bruce! There's no telling how long that would have
>continued to really bug me.
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