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

The Bass lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

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simply bass; pronounced /ˈbeɪs/, as in "base") is a stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers or thumb (either by plucking, slapping, popping, tapping, or thumping), or by using a plectrum. More

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Common names

Alabama spotted bass in English
Bass in English
Black bass in English
Kentucky bass in English
Kentucky spotted bass in English
northern spotted bass in English
Plettet ørredaborre in Danish (dansk)
Pyatnistyi chernyi okun' in Russian (русский язык)
Spotted bass in English
Wichita spotted bass in English
斑点黑鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
斑點黑鱸 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Centrarchidae
Genus : Micropterus
Species : Micropterus punctulatus
Authority : Rafinesque, 1819