Re: NANFA-- Snakeheads

Greg Watkins-Colwell (
Sat, 29 Jun 2002 15:10:29 -0400

on 6/29/02 2:28 PM, Harry Knaub at wrote:

> I heard a story on NPR this week that someone caught a Northern
> Snakehead while fishing in Maryland.

Is this the same thing as Amia? I've always called them bowfin. I remember
once upon a time though that the biological supply catalogs called them
"freshwater dogfish" for some reason.



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