Animal Crossing: New Horizons April Fish & Bugs List Guide – Everything New to Catch in April

You may not have managed to catch the elusive Stringfish before its departure yesterday, but the good news is there are a bunch of new bugs and fish available now! With every new month in Animal Crossing: New Horizons comes a slightly different group of fish and bugs to collect. After all, things come and go with the seasons. But what does April have to offer? If you’re in the Northern Hemisphere, quite a lot. In the Southern Hemisphere, there are two lonely, sad additions to the world.

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We’ve gone ahead and put all of the new creatures into Ctrl+F-able tables, which you’ll find below, should that be something you’re interested in. Beyond capitalizing on the sheer bell value of some of these rare fish and bugs, it’s also important to remember that Blathers is an invaluable treasure, and that we must all work tirelessly to make sure his dream of a truly incredible museum is brought to fruition. As such, it would behoove us to donate one specimen of each creatures listed below before they swim off to wherever it is that they go when they’re not around. The moon?

New Bugs & Fish in the Northern Hemisphere

Here are all of the new bugs in fish now appearing in Northern Hemisphere games. They are sorted by time of day available, earliest to latest.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons New April Bugs

Bug Location Value Time Available
Flea On Villagers ??? All Day
Jewel Beetle On Trees 2,400 All Day
Common Bluebottle Flying 300 4 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Madagascan Sunset Moth Flying 2,500 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Agrias Butterfly Flying 3,000 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Raja Brooke’s Birdwing Flying 2,500 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Darner Dragonfly Flying 230 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Long Locust On Ground 200 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Atlas Moth On Trees 3,000 7 p.m. – 4 a.m.
Giant Water Bug Ponds & Rivers 2,000 7 p.m. – 8 a.m.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons New April Fish

This season’s new hunt is for the Snapping Turtle which you can find in rivers at night time!

Fish Location Value Time Available Shadow Size
Killifish Ponds 300 All Day Smallest
Crawfish Ponds 200 All Day Small
Sea Horse Ocean 1,100 All Day Smallest
Clown Fish Ocean 650 All Day Smallest
Surgeonfish Ocean 1,000 All Day Small
Butterfly Fish Ocean 1,000 All Day Small
Zebra Turkeyfish Ocean 500 All Day Medium
Guppy River 1,300 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Smallest
Neon Tetra River 500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Smallest
Snapping Turtle River 5,000 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. Extra Large

New Bugs & Fish in the Southern Hemisphere

Here are all of the new bugs in fish now appearing in Southern Hemisphere games. They are sorted by time of day available, earliest to latest.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons New April Bugs

None. Sorry, Southern Hemisphere folks, guess you’ll have to stick to tarantula farming. Although let’s be honest, everyone up here is doing it too.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons New April Fish

And here are the sad additions to your fishing options. Honestly, you would have been better off with no new additions. We’ve already had enough dabs and yellow perch.

Fish Location Value Time Available Shadow Size
Dab Ocean 300 All Day Medium
Yellow Perch River 300 All Day Medium
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Dillon Skiffington

Dillon is the Guides Editor at Fanbyte. He can't seem to quit games as a service or looter shooters — unfortunate news for his backlog, really. Can't get enough game art, soundtracks, or space games.

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