Published Aug 3. 2005 - 12 years ago
Updated or edited Sep 22. 2015

The longear sunfish is of...

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


Could have been exce...

Could have been excellent - pity about the grass covering the fishes head! Done the same thing myself in the rush to get the picture taken...

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