Re: NANFA-- Brook silverside update

Christopher Scharpf (
Wed, 14 Nov 2001 15:38:03 -0400

> If any of you can point me toward any literature on them,
> I'd like to learn more.


1974 Mar-Apr
Ray Katula, "The Native Flying Fish"
How to set up an aquarium for the brook silversides; comments on how the
fish spawns in the wild

1985 Jan
J. R. Shute, "Tips on Collection and Handling of Silversides"
The collecting and transporting of silversides; aquarium rearing and feeding

Sue Ann Slotterback, "Care and Keeping of Silversides"
Water quality and gentle handling necessary for silversides (species not

Dave Hall, "Collecting and Keeping the Brook Silverside"
Collecting, safe handling and aquarium rearing of the brook silversides
(reprinted in Winter 1999 AC as "Surprisingly Hardy Silversides")

1985 Feb
Dick Stober, "Spawning the Brook Silversides"
Brief mention in letter to the editor regarding the spawning of the brook

Chris Scharpf

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