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What is a Bluegill?


Science Name: Lepomis macrochirus
Other Names: bream, blue bream, sun perch, blue sunfish, copperhead, copperbelly, roach
Ideal Temp: 70 to 75
World Record: 4 lbs. 12 ounces AL
Environment: stream, river, lake
Techniques: light tackle, medium tackle
Range: Throughout North America



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