Re: [RML] Blackmast ?

Adrian Tappin (atappin at
Wed, 19 Apr 2000 15:04:40 +1000

<x-flowed>At 07:20 19/04/00 +1000, BH wrote:
>We caught some of those "Townsville" types of signifers (with the big pale
>fins and blue flash on the rear 1/2 of the body) down as far as the mouth of
>?Eurymbala Creeh just north of 1770 so they seem to pretty wide spread.

Adrian Dawson asked me about the 1770 specimens and I told him I had not
seen them. It may be that the "Townsville" variety exist between Bundaberg
(or Gladstone) north to Townsville. Signifer from Innisfail north are the
"Northern" variety?

Adrian R. Tappin
Brisbane, Australia.
atappin at
"Home of the Rainbowfish"