The longear sunfish is often mis-identified as a pumpkinseed. This is the most beautiful of all warmwater fishes with delicate markings of vivid blue and orange. A record specimen is almost always under 8", the Ohio state record is slightly under 7". This fish was about 5" long.
South central Ohio
Submitted by: Joseph D. Cornwall
Rated Rated Excellent (4.8) with 8 votes.
|EXIF picture information|
|Camera manufacturer||EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY|
|Camera model||KODAK DX4330 DIGITAL CAMERA|
|Exposure time||1/180 s|
|Lens focal length||8 mm (~38 mm on 35 mm film)|
|Lens aperture||f 2.8|
|Date and time of original||2003-09-01 10:35|
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