Animal Crossing New Leaf: August Bugs & Fish

August Bugs and Fish

Following is a list of all the bugs and fish to be captured in New Leaf for the month of August. Let’s get catching!
Prices listed are based on Re-Tail’s buying price.

Blue = not available the previous month. In other words, new!
Red = not available next month. In other words, last chance!

Bugs
Name 日本語の名前 Location time Price
Raja Brooke アカエリアゲハ by fresh water1 8:00-18:59 2,500
Tiger Butterfly アゲハチョウ1 in the air 4:00-18:59 160
Brown Cicada アブラゼミ on trees 8:00-16:59 200
Pond Skater アメンボ on the water1 8:00-18:59 130
Ant アリ on candy, spoiled turnips2 all day 80
Birdwing アレクサンドラアゲハ near flowers1 8:00-15:59 4,000
Rice Grasshopper イナゴ on the ground 8:00-18:59 400
Golden Stag オウゴンオニクワガタ on palm trees 17:00-7:59 12,000
Giant Beetle オオクワガタ on trees 23:00-7:59 10,000
Banded Dragonfly オニヤンマ in the air1 8:00-16:59 4,500
Mosquito in the air1,2 17:00-3:59 130
Moth around lights1 19:00-3:59 60
Snail カタツムリ on bushes (in rain) all day 250
Dynastid beetle カブトムシ on trees 17:00-7:59 1,350
Mantis カマキリ on flowers1 8:00-16:59 430
Longhorn Beetle カミキリムシ on stumps1 23:00-18:59 260
Stinkbug カメムシ on trees all day 120
Peacock Butterfly カラスアゲハ in the air1 4:00-18:59 220
grasshopper キリギリス on the ground1 8:00-16:59 160
darner dragonfly ギンヤンマ in the air1 8:00-16:59 200
Giant Cicada クマゼミ on trees 8:00-16:59 500
Spider クモ shake from trees2 all day 300
House Centipede ゲジ under rocks 19:00-07:59 250
Diving Beetle ゲンゴロウ on the water 8:00-16:59 800
Atlas Beetle コーカサスオオカブト on palm trees 17:00-7:59 8,000
Fuit Beetle コガネムシ on trees all day 100
Leaf Bug コノハムシ on the ground2 8:00-16:59 600
goliath beetle ゴライアスハナムグリ on palm trees 4:00-7:59;
19:00-3:59
6,000
Scorpion サソリ on the ground1,2 19:00-3:59 8,000
Long Locust ショウリョウバッタ on the ground1 8:00-18:59 200
Cicada Larva セミのぬけがら on trees all day 100
Elephant Beetle ゾウカブト on palm trees 17:00-7:59 8,000
Jewel Beetle タマムシ on trees 8:00-16:59 2,400
tarantula タランチュラ on the ground1,2 19:00-3:59 8,000
Pill Bug ダンゴムシ hit rocks all day 250
Walker Cicada ツクツクホウシ on trees 8:00-16:59 400
Giant Petaltail テイオウムカシヤンマ in the air1 17:00-18:59 8000
Migratory Locust トノサマバッタ on the ground 8:00-18:59 600
Stick Bug ナナフシ on trees 4:00-7:59; 17:00-18:59 600
rainbow stag beetle ニジイロクワガタ on trees 4:00-7:59;
19:00-3:59
10,000
Saw Stag Beetle ノコギリクワガタ on trees all day 2,000
Flea ノミ stuck to villagers2 all day 70
Fly ハエ on spoiled turnips, garbage1,2 all day 60
Bee ハチ shake trees2 all day 2,500
Orchid Mantis ハナカマキリ on white flowers1 8:00-16:59 2,400
Tiger Beetle ハンミョウ on the ground1 8:00-18:59 1,500
Evening Cicada ヒグラシ on trees 4:00-7:59;
16:00-18:59
550
Lantern Fly ビワハゴロモ on trees 4:00-7:59;
16:00-18:59
1,800
Wharf Roach フナムシ on the beach all day 200
Scarab Beetle プラチナコガネ on trees 23:00-7:59 6,000
Hercules Beetle ヘラクレスオオカブト on palm trees 17:00-7:59 12,000
Cyclommatus ホソアカクワガタ on palm trees 17:00-7:59 8,000
Agrias Butterfly ミイロタテハ flying near flowers1 8:00-16:59 3,000
Miyama Stag Beetle ミヤマクワガタ on trees all day 1,000
Robust Cicada ミンミンゼミ on trees 8:00-16:59 300
Centipede ムカデ under rocks 16:00-23:00 300
Emperor Butterfly モルフォチョウ Near Flowers1 4:00-7:59;
19:00-3:59
2,500
Oak Silk Moth ヤママユガ on trees 19:00-3:59 1,200

1. Not in rainy weather
2. Not when gates are open

Fish
Name 日本語の名前 Location time price
Horse Mackerel アジ ocean all day 150
Sweetfish アユ river all day 900
Arowana アロワナ river 4:00-7:59;
16:00-3:59
10,000
Squid イカ ocean all day 400
Barred Knifejaw イシダイ ocean all day 5,000
Dace ウグイ river all day 200
Moray Eel ウツボ ocean all day 2000
Eel ウナギ river 4:00-7:59;
16:00-3:59
2,000
Ray エイ ocean 4:00-21:00 3000
Angelfish エンゼルフィッシュ river 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 3,000
Saddled Bichir エンドリケリー river 21:00-3:59 4,000
Pale Chub オイカワ river 9:00-15:59 200
Gar ガー pond 4:00-7:59; 16:00-3:59 6,000
Frog カエル holding pond all day 120
Blue Marlin カジキ ocean all day 10,000
Goldfish キンギョ river all day 1,300
Guppy グッピー river 9:00-15:59 1,300
Clownfish クマノミ ocean all day 650
Carp コイ river all day 300
Shark サメ ocean 4:00-7:59; 16:00-3:59 15,000
Crawfish ザリガニ holding pond all day 200
Coelacanth シーラカンス ocean (in the rain) 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 15,000
Hammerhead シュモクザメ ocean 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 8,000
Sea Bass スズキ ocean all day 200
Softshell Turtle スッポン river 16:00-8:59 3750
Red Snapper タイ ocean all day 3,000
sea horse タツノオトシゴ ocean all day 1,110
Butterflyfish チョウチョウウオ ocean all day 1,000
pop-eyed goldfish デメキン river 9:00-15:59 1,300
nibble fish ドクターフィッシュ river 9:00-15:59 1,500
Dorado ドラド river 4:00-21:00 15,000
freshwater goby ドンコ river 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 300
Napoleon Fish ナポレオンフィッシュ ocean 4:00-20:59 10,000
catfish ナマズ pond 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 800
surgeonfish ナンヨウハギ ocean all day 1,000
barbel steed ニゴイ river all day 200
Koi ニシキゴイ river 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 4,000
neon tetra ネオンテトラ river 9:00-15:59 500
Sawshark ノコギリザメ ocean 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 12,000
Puffer Fish ハリセンボン ocean all day 240
Piranha ピラニア river 8:00-15:59; 21:00-3:59 2,500
olive flounder ヒラメ ocean all day 800
Arapaima ピラルク river 16:00-8:59 10,000
crucian carp フナ river all day 120
black bass ブラックバス river all day 300
bluegill ブルーギル river 9:00-15:59 120
Ocean Sunfish マンボウ ocean 4:00-21:00 4,000
Zebra Turkeyfish ミノカサゴ ocean all day 400
killifish メダカ holding pond all day 300
Giant Snakehead ライギョ pond 9:00-15:59 5,500

The location for sea creatures refers to whether you can capture them in the village or on the island.

Sea Creatures
Name 日本語の名前 Location Time Price
pearl oyster アゴヤガイ village all day 1,600
abalone アワビ village 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 400
sea anemone イソギンチャク village all day 100
sea urchin ウニ village all day 800
sea slug ウミウシ village all day 200
Sea Grapes ウミブドウ village all day 600
Horseshoe Crab カブトガニ village 21:00-3:59 1,500
Tiger Prawn クルマエビ village 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 1,600
Turban Shell サザエ village 16:00-8:59 300
mantis shrimp シャコ village 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 1,250
ear shell トコブシ village 4:00-8:59; 16:00-3:59 300
starfish ヒトデ village all day 100
Flatworm ヒラムシ village 16:00-8:59 200
acorn barnacle フジツボ village all day 200
scallop ホタテ village all day 1,000
lobster ロブスター village all day 2,500

Leave a Reply