List of fish by shadow size

From Nookipedia, the Animal Crossing wiki

This is a list of fish by the size of their shadow that shows up above water. Note that shadow size varies by game.

Tiny[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Angelfish Angelfish NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Bitterling Bitterling NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Clownfish Clown Fish NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Goldfish Goldfish NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Guppy Guppy NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Neon Tetra Neon Tetra NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Pop-Eyed Goldfish Pop-Eyed Goldfish NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Sea Butterfly Sea Butterfly NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Sea Horse Sea Horse NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png
Tadpole Tadpole NH Icon.png Tiny NH Fish Shadow.png

Small[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Bluegill Bluegill NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Butterfly Fish Butterfly Fish NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Crawfish Crawfish NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Crucian Carp Crucian Carp NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Frog Frog NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Horse Mackerel Horse Mackerel NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Jellyfish Jellyfish CF Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Killifish Killifish NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Loach Loach NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Mitten Crab Mitten Crab NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Nibble Fish Nibble Fish NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Pale Chub Pale Chub NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Piranha Piranha NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Pond Smelt Pond Smelt NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Surgeonfish Surgeonfish NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png

Small trash and other items[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Empty Can Empty Can NH Icon.png Small NH Fish Shadow.png
Key Key CF Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png

Medium[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Barbel Steed Barbel Steed NL Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Barred Knifejaw Barred Knifejaw NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Blowfish Blowfish NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Char Char NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Cherry Salmon Cherry Salmon NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Dab Dab NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Dace Dace NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Freshwater Goby Freshwater Goby NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Octopus Octopus NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Puffer Fish Puffer Fish NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Red Snapper Red Snapper NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Soft-Shelled Turtle Soft-Shelled Turtle NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Squid Squid NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Sweetfish Sweetfish NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Yellow Perch Yellow Perch NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png
Zebra Turkeyfish Zebra Turkeyfish NH Icon.png Medium NH Fish Shadow.png

Medium trash and other items[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Boot Boot NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Water Egg (April 1 to 11, New Horizons) Water Egg NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png

Large[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Arowana Arowana NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Black Bass Black Bass NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Carp Carp NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Catfish Catfish NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Football Fish Football Fish NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Koi Koi NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Olive Flounder Olive Flounder NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Rainbow Trout Rainbow Trout NL Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Saddled Bichir Saddled Bichir NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png
Salmon Salmon NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png

Large trash[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Old Tire Old Tire NH Icon.png Large NH Fish Shadow.png

Very large[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Dorado Dorado NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Giant Snakehead Giant Snakehead NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Giant Trevally Giant Trevally NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Lobster Lobster NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Moray Eel Moray Eel NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Pike Pike NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png
Sea Bass Sea Bass NH Icon.png Very large NH Fish Shadow.png

Long and thin[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Eel Eel NL.png Long NH Fish Shadow.png
Ribbon Eel Ribbon Eel NH Icon.png Long NH Fish Shadow.png

Huge[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Arapaima Arapaima NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Blue Marlin Blue Marlin NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Coelacanth Coelacanth NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Gar Gar NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
King Salmon King Salmon NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Napoleonfish Napoleonfish NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Oarfish Oarfish NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Ray Ray NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Stringfish Stringfish NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Tuna Tuna NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Sturgeon Sturgeon NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png

Huge (finned)[edit]

Name Icon Shadow size
Hammerhead Shark Hammerhead Shark NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Ocean Sunfish Ocean Sunfish NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Great White Shark Great White Shark NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Saw Shark Saw Shark NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Whale Shark Whale Shark NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png
Suckerfish Suckerfish NH Icon.png Huge NH Fish Shadow.png