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Sunfish, Bluegill.....(Lepomis macrochirus)

Discussion in 'Fish Reference Photos' started by GregStehlingandSons, Oct 6, 2006.

  1. GregStehlingandSons

    GregStehlingandSons Montana Bull Trout Reproduction

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  2. UFD

    UFD New Member

    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    Hutchinson Lake, eastern WA, 6 foot clarity water w/rocks and weeds
     

  3. UFD

    UFD New Member

    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    Kapowsin Lake, western WA, June, tannic water, 2-3 foot visibility
     
  4. pooh_28

    pooh_28 New Member

    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    Thanks for the great bluegill reference phtos!
     
  5. rickasha

    rickasha Wishin I Was Fishin !

    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    nice pics
     
  6. rnviper3

    rnviper3 New Member

    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    good photos. thanks for sharing.
    bob
     
  7. mk

    mk -30 below

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    bluegill caught ice fishing
     
  8. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    a young female bluegill i caught this afternoon. she had nice color.
     
  9. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    another showing some detail
     
  10. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    a better view of the gill. you can see the irridesence.
     
  11. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    Here is the last one of this fish. the scale detail on the sides.
    You can really notice the blue scale tips on the side. very subtile most people miss this on the female gills
     
  12. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    here is a larger male, about 9"
     
  13. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    here is a larger male, about 9"
     
  14. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    scale detail
     
  15. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    back scales
     
  16. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    lower side, I hope these are helpfull :D
     
  17. mk

    mk -30 below

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    nice!
     
  18. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    Very nice pics. They will be very useful. Thanks for sharing them.
     
  19. BUCKGRUNT

    BUCKGRUNT Are you talkin to me?

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    10 inch Iowa BlueGill
     
  20. kbauman

    kbauman Active Member

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    Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

    All my kids could catch me for reference tonight.