Re: NANFA-- Lake catfish
Tue, 24 Dec 2002 21:25:49 EST

Thanks, Chris!
The reference was: A Biological Survey - Oswegatchie and Black River
Systems as done by the New York State Conservation Department, 1931. It was
also mentioned in the Roosevelt Wild Life Annuals Volume 1, Number 3+4, 1928.

In a message dated 12/24/02 3:30:08 PM Eastern Standard Time, writes:

> Although Villarius is a synonym of Ictalurus (the channel catfishes),
> Villarous lacustris (Walbaum) actually refers to the burbot, Lota lota.
> So what old book did you dig this name up from?
> Chris Scharpf
> Baltimore
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