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We will offer a $5 discount on orders over $15 to anyone who mails back the styrofoam lining of our shipping boxes. This saves us time, keeps shipping cost down, and puts less waste in the trash since the materials will be reused. Please send the pieces back in a flat envelope or package and send them as cheap and slow as possible, there is no rush. Then please recycle the cardboard box and we will apply your discount to your next order. Thanks!



Sunfish

Western Dollar Sunfish - Lepomis marginatus

Price: $6.00 each

"Very Colorful Sunfish on the smaller side. Males are very territorial."

Current Size: .75 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 4 - 5.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Bantam Sunfish - Lepomis symmetricus

Price: $6.00 each

"As the name �bantam� suggest this is a rather small sunfish. This species is the second smallest of all the Lepomis sp. They are also much more peaceful and less territorial than most of this group. They go well with the northern Longear, dollar, and orangespotted sunfish. They and orangespotted are also the only two Lepomis sp. that can be kept without issue in the same tank as any of the three Enneacanthus sp. of sunfish."

Current Size: .75 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 3 - 4.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Northern Longear Sunfish - Lepomis megalotis peltastes

Price: $6.00 each

"This is a nice relatively small sunfish with good coloration and a bold personality in an aquarium. Very similar in size and personality to the dollar sunfish and the two pair well together in a mixed tank."

Current Size: 0.75 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 4 - 5.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Redeye Bass - Micropterus coosae

Price: $10.00 each

"Small southeastern Bass species better suited to aquarium life than larger bass species like Largemouth or Smallmouth Bass. Are very aggressive with one another as adults. Best if kept as single fish in tank or in large groups in a big tank of 100 gallons or more for 6-8 individuals. Can be mixed with various Lepomis sunfish if sizes are compatible."

Current Size: 1 - 1.5 in

Maximum Size: 8 - 10 in

Top: Juvenile
Bottom: Adult

Lowland Longear Sunfish - Lepomis megalotis

Price: $6.00 each

"Longear Sunfish from the lower Mississippi River drainage. These fish display bright aqua stripes over a rust colored body with distinct vertical bars that set them apart from other varieties."

Current Size: 1 - 1.5 in

Maximum Size: 6 - 8 in

Left: Male
Photo Credit: Mike Channing

To order these sunfish please contact Evan Poellinger (evpoellinger@gmail.com)

Western Dollar Sunfish - Lepomis marginatus

Price: $10.00 each

"Very Colorful Sunfish on the smaller side. Males are very territorial."

Current Size: 2 - 3 in

Maximum Size: 4 - 5.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Ozark / MO Longear Sunfish - Lepomis megalotis

Price: hatchlings $6.00 each
1 yr old. $10.00

"Very colorful sunfish but are rather aggressive so best kept in groups of 6 or more or as a single fish with a group of smaller active fish."

Current Size:
hatchlings 0.25 - 0.75 in
1 year olds 2 - 3 in.

Maximum Size: 6 - 8 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Bantam Sunfish - Lepomis symmetricus

Price: $10.00 each

"As the name �bantam� suggest this is a rather small sunfish. This species is the second smallest of all the Lepomis sp. They are also much more peaceful and less territorial than most of this group. They go well with the northern Longear, dollar, and orangespotted sunfish. They and orangespotted are also the only two Lepomis sp. that can be kept without issue in the same tank as any of the three Enneacanthus sp. of sunfish."

Current Size: 2 - 3 in

Maximum Size: 3 - 4.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Killifish

Northern Starhead Topminnow - Fundulus dispar

Price: $4.00 each

"One of the smaller Fundulus species that stays right on the surface. Good community fish that feeds on both flake food and small frozen foods."

Current Size: 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 2.5 in

Photo: Male

Least Killifish - Heterandria formosa

Price: $4.00 each

"Enjoy slow-moving water and vegetation. These are the smallest livebearer in North America."

Current Size: males 0.25 - 0.5 in, females 0.5 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: Males 0.5 in Females 1.25 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Minnows

Blackchin Shiner - Notropis heterodon

Price: $4.00 each

"Small peaceful shiner that likes a well planted aquarium and feeds well on flake food or small frozen foods. "

Current Size: 2 - 2.5 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 2.5 in

All Others

Brown Bullhead - Ameiurus nebulosus

Price: $10.00 each

"This southern form of brown bullhead has a very attractive silver and black marbled pattern of irregular blotches. This form is often mistaken for the spotted bullhead which has a solid dark background with small round light colored spots. This fish is durable and will eat a wide variety of foods, but does well on sinking shrimp pellets. They make good tank mates for larger forms of Longear and other larger sunfish species."

Current Size: 0.5 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: 8 - 10 in (15" possible but not common)

Top: Adult
Bottom: Juvenile

Lake Chubsucker - Erimyzon sucetta

Price: $6.00 each
Qty. 25 or more $4.00 each

"Very peaceful fish that works well in a community setting and prefers planted aquariums. Slowly feeds on food that falls to the bottom; feeds well on sinking shrimp pellets."

Current Size: .75 - 1.5 in

Maximum Size: 7 - 9 in

Left: Adult
Below: Juvenile

Shipping & Handling

  • We ship to US customers only. We use USPS Priority Mail to ship our fish.
  • They should arrive in 2-3 days. We ship out on Monday & Tuesday to ensure a safe and live arrival.
  • We also offer Express Mail by request. (Usually arrives next day, and you will get a tracking number with this option)
  • Prices depend on how many fish you are ordering.
  • Priority Shipping starts at $14.00. We would be more than happy to give you a quote.

Payment

  • We accept Personal Checks, Money Orders, or Paypal Transfers (bank account or e-check).
  • Sorry no credit card or debit card payments at this time. Make your check/ Money orders to: Zimmermans Fish
  • Once we receive your payment, your fish will go out on the following Monday or Tuesday.
  • You will receive an email, so that you will know when to expect your fish.
  • We package our fish by double bagging them in thick 3mil plastic bags, fresh clean water, and oxygen. They are then placed in an insulated box for shipment.


Brian and Julie Zimmerman
Phone: 330 417 9476     Email: smbass444@yahoo.com