Genus Micropterus


Shoal bass - Only described for the first time in 1999, the shoal bass remains poorly understood by ichthyologists.


Redeye bass - The upper jaw extends to the back of the eye, which is usually red.

Smallmouth bass - The smallmouth bass is generally brown with red eyes,and dark brown vertical bands, rather than a horizontal band along the side.


Bass - One of the smaller black basses, the Suwannee bass reaches a maximum overall length of only 40 cm , with a maximum recorded weight of 1.


Bass - A convenient way to distinguish between a largemouth bass and a spotted bass is by the size of the mouth.

American black bass - The largemouth is an olive green fish, marked by a series of dark, sometimes black, blotches forming a jagged horizontal stripe along each flank.


Guadaloupe bass - The Guadalupe bass is a rare species of fish, which is endemic to the U.

Order : Perciformes
Family : Centrarchidae
Genus : Micropterus