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Packaging Recycle Program


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

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

Florida Longear Sunfish - Lepomis megalotis

Price: $6.00 each

"A larger strain of longear, from the Florida Blackwater River Basin, colored much like a dollar sunfish with lots of blue speckling all over the body."

VERY LIMITED QUANTITY

Current Size: 0.5 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: 8 - 9 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: 0.25 - 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 3 - 4.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Banded Sunfish - Enneacanthus obesus

Price: $6.00 each

"This small sunfish is more bold than bluespotted sunfish but still likes to spend a lot of time hiding in vegetation. They are much more peaceful than most of the Lepomis species of sunfish."

Current Size: 0.50 - 0.75 in

Maximum Size: 3 - 4 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Bluespotted Sunfish - Enneacanthus gloriosus

Price: $6.00 each

"Small peaceful sunfish that does well in heavily planted aquariums. This species can be rather reclusive and becomes more relaxed with other small active fish as tank mates."

Current Size: 0.5 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 3 in

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: 0.25 - 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 4 - 5.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Western Dollar Sunfish - Lepomis marginatus

Price: $6.00 each

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

Current Size: 0.25 - 0.5 in

Maximum Size: 4 - 5.5 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Redear Sunfish - Lepomis microlophus

Price: $6.00 each

"Largest of all the Lepomis species of sunfish. We use these large sunfish as snail control in our ponds which they are very good at (often known as shell crackers). We had more than one individual in a couple ponds and in one case they were a pair so we have some young. "

Current Size: 0.5 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 12 - 15 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

Pygmy Killifish - Leptolucania ommata

Price: $4.00 each

"This is the smallest species of killifish in the family Fundulidae. The similar sized least killifish (despite the name) is actually not a killifish at all but rather a livebearer in the family Poecilidae. Both of these are great species for very small aquariums and prefer to be in a planted setting."

Current Size: 0.25 in

Maximum Size: 0.75 - 1 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Golden Topminnow - Fundulus crysotus

Price: $4.00 each

"This species of killifish spends a little less time on the surface than other topminnows. They prefer an aquarium with rather calm water and vegetation."

Current Size: 0.5 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 3 in

Top: Male
Bottom: Female

Minnows

Blacknose Shiner - Notropis heterolepis

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: 2.5 - 3 in

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

Darters

Brown Darter - Etheostoma edwini

Price: $4.00 each

"This species of darter is found in clear spring runs and other vegetated streams across northern Florida. They do well in planted aquariums." ONLY FEMALES AVAILABLE

Current Size: 1.5 - 2 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 2.5 in

Left: Male

Saffron Darter - Etheostoma flavum

Price: $4.00 each

"This darter likes pools verses fast flow, and acclimates well to calmer aquariums. Adults are mostly yellow/orange with bold black markings."

Current Size: 0.75 - 1 in

Maximum Size: 2 - 2.5 in

Top: Male

All Others

Pirate Perch - Aphredoderus sayanus

Price: $4.00 each

"Limited quantity available. Odd fish that lurks around in dense vegetation and feeds on invertebrates and other very small fish. Not a good community fish best kept with other similar sized fish such as Mudminnows and small sunfish species."

Current Size: 1.5 - 3 in

Maximum Size: 5 in

Top: Male

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.

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