Bass, largemouth (Micropterus salmoides)

(Lacepede, 1802); CENTRARCHIDAE FAMILY; also called black bass, Oswego bass, green bass, green trout, Florida bass, Florida (or southern) largemouth, northern largemouth
Originally confined primarily to the eastern United States of American and portions of northern Mexico and southern Canada, this member of the sunfish family can be found in every state in the U.S.A., throughout Mexico and Central America, and in many other countries throughout the world.
The largemouth bass very closely resembles the smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) and other species of the genus Micropterus (i.e., sp... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
65.0 cm
Lake Mission Viejo, Mission Viejo, California, USA
13-May-2015
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
65.0 cm
Lake Jeffery, Florida, USA
24-Apr-2018
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
65.0 cm
Private Lake, Washington County, Ebro, Florida, USA
27-Mar-2021
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
48.0 cm
Squaw Creek, Glen Rose, Texas, USA
22-Oct-2021

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