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Longear sunfish

Lepomis megalotis

(Rafinesque, 1820)

longear sunfish Species Photo

Classification

Order: Perciformes
Family: Centrarchidae
Alternate Names: creek perch, cherry bream

Status:


Freshwater


Notes:


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

Distribution map under review.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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