Guide: Bugs, Fish, And Sea Creatures Arriving In December For Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Guide: Bugs, Fish, And Sea Creatures Arriving In December For Animal Crossing: New Horizons

The month of December is fast upon us, bringing with it a number of new bugs, fish and sea creatures to catch in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

For the Northern Hemisphere, players will get the chance to add the Pond Smelt, Dung Beetle, and more to their collections in the game. For the Southern Hemisphere, notable new arrivals include various Sharks and the Goliath Beetle.

You can find the full list of new critters arriving in December for both hemispheres in the tables below:

Northern Hemisphere

Bugs

NameLocationTime
Emperor butterflyFlying5pm – 8am
Rajah Brooke’s birdwingFlying8am – 5pm
Dung beetleRolling snowballs along the groundAll day

 

Fish

NameLocationShadow sizeTime
Pond smeltRiverSmallAll day
StringfishRiver (Clifftop)Large4pm – 9am
Sea butterflySeaTinyAll day
SquidSeaMedium-smallAll day
OarfishSeaHugeAll day

 

Sea Creatures

NameShadow sizeSwimming patternTime
LobsterLargeFastAll da

Northern Hemisphere

Bugs

NameLocationTime
Emperor butterflyFlying5pm – 8am
FireflyFlying7pm – 4am
Drone beetleOn treesAll day
Goliath beetleOn palm trees5pm – 8am
Rainbow stagOn trees7pm – 8am
MosquitoFlying5pm – 4am

 

Fish

NameLocationShadow sizeTime
Giant snakeheadPondLarge9am – 4pm
TilapiaRiverMedium-smallAll day
PiranhaRiverSmall9am – 4pm & 9pm – 4am
ArowanaRiverMedium-large4pm – 9am
DoradoRiverLarge4am – 9pm
GarPondHuge4pm – 9am
ArapaimaRiverHuge4pm – 9am
Saddled bichirRiverMedium-large9pm – 4am
Ribbon eelSeaThinAll day
Saw sharkSeaHuge with fin4pm – 9am
Hammerhead sharkSeaHuge with fin4pm – 9am
Great white sharkSeaHuge with fin4pm – 9am
Whale sharkSeaHuge with finAll day
SuckerfishSeaMedium with finAll day

 

Sea Creatures

NameShadow sizeSwimming speedTime
Gazami crabMediumSlowAll day
Tiger PrawnSmallMedium4pm – 9am

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