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Fathead Minnows
Fathead Minnows
Fathead Minnows

FATHEAD MINNOWS (Pimephales promelas)

ALIAS: Tuffy, blackhead minnow, minner

IDENTIFICATION: A small mouth, black midline running the length of the body and spot on the dorsal fin are indicative of the fathead minnow.

DIET: Zooplankton and phytoplankton.

SPAWNING: As fractional spawners, fathead minnows spawn throughout the spring and summer once water temperatures reach 64̊F. Females spawn multiple times between spring and fall. Their reproductive rate makes them an excellent stocking choice.

TIPS: A twice per year supplemental stocking is recommended.

  30+ lbs. per acre stocking rate is recommended.

Fathead Minnows

$7.99 - $15.50

States we are licensed to sell to:

Ohio | Indiana | Kentucky | Tennessee | Pennsylvania | West Virginia

If you add this item to your cart and attempt to ship to other states, you will not be allowed to complete your purchase.


FATHEAD MINNOWS (Pimephales promelas)

ALIAS: Tuffy, blackhead minnow, minner

IDENTIFICATION: A small mouth, black midline running the length of the body and spot on the dorsal fin are indicative of the fathead minnow.

DIET: Zooplankton and phytoplankton.

SPAWNING: As fractional spawners, fathead minnows spawn throughout the spring and summer once water temperatures reach 64̊F. Females spawn multiple times between spring and fall. Their reproductive rate makes them an excellent stocking choice.

TIPS: A twice per year supplemental stocking is recommended.

  30+ lbs. per acre stocking rate is recommended.

States We Are Licensed to Sell To

Ohio | Indiana | Kentucky | Tennessee | Pennsylvania | West Virginia
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