Bluegill Sunfish
Bluegill Sunfish

Bluegill Sunfish


Specifications Chart

Size Price
2-3" $1.09 ea.
3.5-5" $2.69 ea.
5-7" $6.99 ea.

BLUEGILL SUNFISH (Lepomis macrochirus)

ALIAS: Bream, brim, sun perch, copperbelly

IDENTIFICATION: A deep sided fish with a small mouth, a long pectoral fin and a spot on the dorsal fin.

DIET: Insects, insect larvae, fathead minnows, small fish and commercial fish food.

SPAWNING: May through mid-summer when water temperatures are 65-85̊ F. Nests are constructed in 1 to 4’ of water on firm sand and gravel bottoms.

FISHING TIPS: Live bait such as red worms, meal worms and fathead minnows on a small hook work great in catching these slab-sized fish throughout the spring and summer. 

  400+ fish per acre stocking rate is recommended.

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