Re: NANFA-- Rainbow shiners spawning

Bruce Stallsmith (
Thu, 08 Feb 2001 15:56:08 -0500

Yeah, your shots of the rainbows are pretty accurate. I have a small tank
with 2 full grown adults and 5 yearlings. They're colored up almost like
yours in the photos. Mine may be in too warm an area, though; they're in a
shaded room off of my greenhouse where daytime temps rise into the 70's F.

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL

>From: Al G Eaton <>
>Subject: NANFA-- Rainbow shiners spawning
>Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2001 10:38:01 -0800 (PST)
> I thought everyone might want to see what rainbow
>shiners look like when they spawn. These weren't
>taken at the height of color as the male gets even
>reder and more intense blue. Paul Sachs was kind
>enough to offer me space to host these pics.
>water temperature was 61.4 F.

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