Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Prplgold, crappiedude789, Jrevman, ifilook30, Slowyakker
104837 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 84917
hopalong 77284
Pilothawk 74632
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 63171
FattyMcButterpants 60665
Derek 🐝 57570
Tritonman 57450
SkeeterRonnie 52889
LoneStarSon® 52813
facebook
Forum Stats
104837 Members
60 Forums
841469 Topics
12004892 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12018301 - 01/03/17 02:31 PM species of bass
Wanna Be Profi Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/25/16
Posts: 23
What are all the species of bass that exist?? + what are the visual differences between them can i see the difference between a largemouth bass and a florida largemouth bass and is there a difference between behavior. + how big do all this species become average weights i want to make a clear list of it.

Top
#12018325 - 01/03/17 02:52 PM Re: species of bass [Re: Wanna Be Profi]
Meadowlark Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/04/04
Posts: 2964
Loc: East Texas
Here you go:

http://fishing.about.com/od/bassfishing/a/bass_species.htm

8 species and several subspecies within some of the species. Actually, LMB are sunfish.

It is very difficult to distinguish between Florida strain and the Northern (native) strain of LMB. They also readily cross yielding a "hybrid" that really isn't a true hybrid but often has the best characteristics of both, i.e. very aggressive (like the Northern) and grows to large sizes (like the Florida).

In Texas I've only seen 3... the LMB species, spotted bass, and guadelupe bass and have caught Florida, Native, Hybrid, and Kentucky bass subspecies.

Top
#12018500 - 01/03/17 04:35 PM Re: species of bass [Re: Meadowlark]
Wanna Be Profi Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/25/16
Posts: 23
Thank you for your reaction until now i only found 6 different types of bass, can you send me all the names of them with maybe a picture? + is black bass realy a family from the sunfish because the latin name is salmoides what means salmon.

Top
#12019380 - 01/04/17 07:48 AM Re: species of bass [Re: Wanna Be Profi]
Fishbreeder Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/07/10
Posts: 1346
Loc: Brazoria County, Texas
Lacepede in 1802 named the largemouth bass and did so as it resembled a salmon like fish.

All of the largemouth (black) bass, genus (Micropterus) fall within the Sunfish family (Centrarchidae) which includes the sunfishes, black bass, and crappie.

http://www.fishbase.org/identification/SpeciesList.php?famcode=302&areacode

I've collected many, but not all of the species in the family.
_________________________
Fishbreeder



Top
#12019932 - 01/04/17 12:31 PM Re: species of bass [Re: Wanna Be Profi]
Wanna Be Profi Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/25/16
Posts: 23
okay thank you for the reaction wink

Top
#12020328 - 01/04/17 03:59 PM Re: species of bass [Re: Wanna Be Profi]
TXfisherman12 Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/12/12
Posts: 309
Loc: Sugar Land, TX
There are also smallmouth bass in Texas although they flourish much better in the waters farther north. They are nicknamed bronzebacks for their brownish color - much distinct from its bucket mouth green buddy.
_________________________
It was a different world when we were boys and girls....

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide