Naomi Delventhal (
Mon, 15 Jul 2002 16:06:36 -0500

Here's an email someone asked me to forward.

Cheers, Naomi

>From: kahley <>
>To: Naomi Delventhal <>
>Subject: NANFA
>Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2002 15:44:20 -0500
>I'm a "lurker" on the Nanfa List. I posted some stuff last summer
>but mostly I just learn. I tried to post the below question but it
>doesn't seem to have gone through. Could you post it for me
>please? I will be able to see the answers. Thank you.
>Subject Cat fish nesting
>I'm not sure if ya'll will remember me. Last summer, I posted some
>stories of the freshwater reef I built in the Susquehanna River,
>including stories of the three catfish, named Larry, Moe and Curly.
>It seems I had the sex wrong on at least one of those fish because
>Moe is currently sitting on a next of a couple thousand squirming
>babies and curly is laying up near by.
>A couple questions? Is it the male or female who is on the nest?
>How long, from hatching, will the babies stay in the nest. Thanks!
>BTW...The bass i named Leftie has not returned to the reef this year
>and I miss her.
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