Fish Species Description
Alternate Names: blue sunfish
The green sunfish is considered introduced to Atlantic and Gulf slope drainages west to the Apalachicola. It is probably native to the Upper Coosa and Tennessee drainages.
Basin Distribution in Georgia:
In Georgia, occurs in the Tennessee, Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chattahoochee, Flint, Ochlockonee, Suwannee, Ocmulgee, Oconee, Altamaha, Ogeechee, and Savannah River basins.
Additional Information from Georgia Department of Natural Resources:
There is no conservation status map available for this species.
There is no profile available for this species.
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