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Re: Shiner being called 'Rainbow Dace'
The Blackbanded Sunfish had a full tag of $7.99 but their tail
fins had been nipped/shredded by the African Killifish that was in the
same tank so I got three for $5.00 each. I hope I can get them to thrive
... fingers crossed.
On Wed, 22 Jul 1998, robert a rice wrote:
> B;ackbandeds a cool fish . How much were they. The other is a red Shiner
> wich you can get here from several NFC members for just the cost of
> Robert Rice
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> On Wed, 22 Jul 1998 21:20:31 -0500 (CDT) Sajjad Lateef <sajjad at uic_edu>
> >Hi all,
> > I went to the fish store today to see if they had any native
> >The had two species - the black-banded sunfish (babies - about 3/4"
> >beautiful) and something they called a 'Rainbow Dace'. It looked to me
> >like it was a Shiner (looked so much like the fish pictured in
> >They were about 3 inches long, deep pink (almost red) fins and a
> >bluish/grayish body. Whatever it was ... it sure was pretty.
> > Question is: Is there anything called a Rainbow Dace and if
> >does it look like a Shiner? (I ordered the Peterson's Guide from
> >and I should get it later this week or next week)
> >Sajjad Lateef
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