RE: NANFA-- a burning question

Jay DeLong (
Fri, 21 Sep 2001 19:48:21 -0700

> Yeah, I would say that centrarchids would be even more quintessentially
> Norte Americano. That's why Chris and Stephanie are really going to Fort
> Payne, Alabama, for their honeymoon so they can sample a larger species
> diversity of centrarchidae.

That's not what I was getting at. I meant "Can anyone think of a more
logical NA native fish to decorate a cake than a darter?" When someone says
it, you'll understand what I mean by "logical".

Jay DeLong
Olympia, WA
"If the biota, in the course of aeons, has built something we like but do
not understand, then who but a fool would discard seemingly useless parts?
To keep every cog and wheel is the first precaution of intelligent
~ Aldo Leopold (1953)

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