Re: NANFA-L-- National Fish

Bruce Stallsmith (fundulus at
Tue, 27 Sep 2005 15:19:12 -0400

I agree with Casper below, except that I've always liked pumpkinseeds
without qualification as survivors who are well adapted to living in areas
that were recently glaciated. I found the most amazing huge male rainbow
darter this past summer in north 'bama in my secret spring pool that's also
full of flame chubs, seeing that guy iced my vote for rainbow darters.

--Bruce Stallsmith
no hurricane remnants today along the Tennessee
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>i just filled out the ballot. going in the mail today!
>rainbow darter!
>cool, personable, common, colorful, unique as darters are to north america,
>widely distributed, not a game fish and a good aquaria species.
>2nd choice... pumpkinseed tho i think it should have been the more
>longear. :)
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