Bass, whiterock (Morone saxatilis x M. chrysops)

MORONIDAE FAMILY; also called sunshine bass (Florida), hybrid bass
The whiterock bass is a hybrid produced by a female striped bass (Morone saxatilis) and a male white bass (Morone chrysops). In Florida, the sunshine bass is the reverse cross of the same two species, and the two are therefore the same hybrid. Hybrids are not given their own scientific names, but are designated by the names of the two parent species.
The whiterock or sunshine bass looks like a stocky striped bass. It can be distinguished from its larger parent primarily by this shorter, stockier body, and by the interrupted o... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle
12.38 kg (27 lb 5 oz)
Greers Ferry Lake, Arkansas, USA
24-May-1997
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
M-01 kg (2 lb)
6.35 kg (14 lb 0 oz)
Norfork Lake, Arkansas, USA
04-Jul-1999
M-02 kg (4 lb)
8.21 kg (18 lb 1 oz)
Sooner Lake, Redrock, Oklahoma, USA
28-Jan-1988
M-03 kg (6 lb)
8.64 kg (19 lb 1 oz)
Lake Hamilton, Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
01-Mar-1995
M-04 kg (8 lb)
8.02 kg (17 lb 11 oz)
Lake Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
21-Jun-1989
M-06 kg (12 lb)
11.62 kg (25 lb 10 oz)
Lahontan Reservoir, Nevada, USA
06-Jun-2009
M-08 kg (16 lb)
11.78 kg (25 lb 15 oz)
Warrior River, Alabama, USA
13-Sep-1996
M-10 kg (20 lb)
11.56 kg (25 lb 8 oz)
Lake Chatuge, Georgia, USA
01-May-1995
M-15 kg (30 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
M-24 kg (50 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-01 kg (2 lb)
1.93 kg (4 lb 4 oz)
Union, Kentucky, USA
30-Sep-2020
W-02 kg (4 lb)
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
Union, Kentucky, USA
30-Sep-2020
W-03 kg (6 lb)
1.70 kg (3 lb 12 oz)
Union, Kentucky, USA
30-Sep-2020
W-04 kg (8 lb)
2.15 kg (4 lb 12 oz)
Union, Kentucky, USA
04-Oct-2020
W-06 kg (12 lb)
2.72 kg (6 lb 0 oz)
Union, Kentucky, USA
04-Oct-2020
W-08 kg (16 lb)
6.27 kg (13 lb 13 oz)
Excavation Lake, Peru, Indiana, USA
01-Jul-2021
W-10 kg (20 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-15 kg (30 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-24 kg (50 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
3.85 kg (8 lb 8 oz)
Anna Reservoir, Summer Lake, Oregon, USA
28-Oct-1989
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
4.45 kg (9 lb 13 oz)
Anna Reservoir, Summer Lake, Oregon, USA
12-Aug-1988
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
3.74 kg (8 lb 4 oz)
Knatts Creek, North Carolina, USA
10-Jun-2018
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
12.22 kg (26 lb 15 oz)
Pueblo Reservoir, Colorado, USA
22-Mar-2004
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
5.98 kg (13 lb 3 oz)
Brigantine, New Jersey, USA
28-Oct-2004
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
5.36 kg (11 lb 13 oz)
Lake McConaughy, Nebraska, USA
09-Jun-2012
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-02 kg (4 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-03 kg (6 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-04 kg (8 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-06 kg (12 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-08 kg (16 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-10 kg (20 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
 

Junior & Smallfry World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
F-Junior
4.51 kg (9 lb 15 oz)
J. Percy Priest Lake, Tennessee, USA
16-Jul-2015
F-Smallfry
2.92 kg (6 lb 7 oz)
Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey, USA
20-Aug-2012
M-Junior
8.59 kg (18 lb 15 oz)
Lake Nasworthy, San Angelo, Texas, USA
29-Mar-2009
M-Smallfry
3.77 kg (8 lb 5 oz)
J. Percy Priest Lake, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
23-Sep-2007

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