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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!


Missouri Longear Sunfish - Lepomis megalotis

Price: $6.00 each

"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: 0.5 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: 6 - 8 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Redspotted Sunfish - Lepomis miniatus

Price: $6.00 each

"This sunfish species is found in calm backwaters of cypress swamps and slow moving rivers. They have a bold personality and unique blue half moon of color on the underside of the eye."

Current Size: 0.25 - 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 7 - 8 in

Top: Male

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: 0.25 - 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 3 - 4.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female


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: 0.5 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 2.5 in

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 $12.00. We would be more than happy to give you a quote.


  • 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