NANFA-- redside dace question

Jay DeLong (
Wed, 15 Jan 2003 10:21:24 -0800

Please respond to

>Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2003 05:48:45 EST
>Subject: redside dace question
>I searched everywhere for info on maintaining the redside dace. Here in Ohio
>they seem to prefer clean, cool, headwater streams. I understand they feed
>mostly on terrestrial insects. Anyway, my gut feeling is that they would not
>do well in an aquarium kept a room temperature. But, I don't know. The
>southern redbelly also likes cool water but thrives in the home aquarium.
>Could you please provide any info or thoughts???
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