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.,...Read More

Line ClassWeightLocationCatch DateAnglerRecord DetailsHistory Details
All-Tackle10.12 kg (22 lb 4 oz)Lake Biwa, Shiga, Japan02-Jul-2009Manabu KuritaRecord DetailsHistory Details
All-Tackle10.09 kg (22 lb 4 oz)Montgomery Lake, Georgia, USA02-Jun-1932George W. PerryRecord DetailsHistory Details