Re: NANFA-- PR-friendly common names

Christopher Scharpf (
Sun, 11 Mar 2001 10:00:09 -0400

Scott Davis said:

>How about the American Flagfish. ;)

See? That fish is extinction proof.....simply because if its name!
So is the Christmas darter (Etheostoma hopkinsi).

Bruce Stallsmith suggested:
>Lincoln logperch

Here's another one:
coal miners darter

Leep 'em coming!


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