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Blackside dace (Chrosomus cumberlandensis) a rare fish from the southeasern U.S. at Conservation Fisheries, a stream fish breeding center in Knoxville, TN. Address: 3424 Division St Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone Number (865) 521-6665 Staff at Conservation Fisheries: Onwers are J.R. Shute ( and Patrick Rakes ( Helping with all species today was Crystal Ruble ( Office staff member was Missy Petty ( Working in back in the tank room was Rebecca....

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