I snapped a few fleeting shots of this constant moving Shiner Sunday. He swims high in the flowing water column, rushing to and fro. Years ago i saw about half a dozen males swarming above some kind of big depression nest i the Little Sequatchie, and another time scattered above some submerged woody structure on FortyEight Creek in south central Tennessee. Recently i have only seen lone males, though perhaps with others of his kind though not sporting the unique breeding tubercules.
In late May i captured one and Lance took a few photos, which i will share after the correct guess.
I have never seen a good photograph of a breeding male. They are unique though.
Bryce... no comment as you and i have discussed these several times.
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