Re: NANFA-- Mystery fish pics need ID

Roselawn Museum (
Wed, 28 Feb 2001 08:28:23 -0500


I don't know what that fish is, but I'm sure that a lot of Southern guys
will be interested to note that this bait shop sells "Shine." (-:

Steven A. Ellis
Kennesaw, GA

At 07:25 PM 2/27/01 -0500, you wrote:
>If you go to the URL below, you'll find three pictures of a large, unknown
>fish caught in Vermont (if I remember correctly). People in the American
>Fisheries Society are trying to ID this fish, caught on a trolling spoon at
>32 feet. I suspect it's not a native fish; an Amazonian exotic at home in
>cold waters? Anyway, the whole story is below.
>--Bruce Stallsmith
>Huntsville, AL

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