Re: NANFA-- shad spawning in aquaria
Fri, 10 Mar 2000 09:08:06 EST

In a message dated 3/8/00 7:49:46 PM Eastern Standard Time,

<< << As with most migratory fishes, shads will not naturally spawn in
aquaria ..
<< since the environmental cues that induce spawning (as far as they are
<< toocomplex to be simulated. >> >>

I was wondering if this also applied to all or some species of suckers and to
freshwater populations of rainbow smelt. I think that probably at least
white suckers and their close relatives, and rainbow smelt would be like this
but I'm unsure.

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