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Both freshwater and saltwater species of fish are often called "bass." Two of the most popular North American game fish, and favourites of BassFishing-Gurus.com are the Largemouth Bass and the Smallmouth Bass, which are actually "sunfish."
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This bass has been rated as one of the top three most popular freshwater game fish "down under." Find out why Australian anglers are so fond of this bass.
Sometimes referred to as the "
white salmon" this bass is regarded as the best gamefish in northern Europe. A favourite of the British and the Danes.
Growing to trophy sizes and as far north as Maryland, the Florida Largemouth Bass offers anglers a fight and a feast. Find out more about this unique species.
Florida Largemouth Bass
Limited in North America to the southern United States and Mexico, the Gualalupe Bass can be found in specfic locales. Find out where you can find them.
If you're in the California area or in the eastern Pacific, you should have a read. These bass are one of the most popular game fish of party boats and charters.
The most popular bass in North America, this bass is also the top catch of BassFishing-Gurus. Find out why we and so many other anglers go after them.
One of the toughest and least known game fish, also known as the Papuan Black Bass, they're primarily found in Papua New Guinea, hence the name, "
Known as being among the world's fiercest fighting game fish, we provide an introduction as well as a detailed look at the various Peacock Bass species.
Intro to Peacock Bass
These bass don't just have a beautiful appearance. They are mostly sought after for their fight by anglers who are looking for a true game fish. Find out more.
Butterfly Peacock Bass
Like the other Peacock Bass species, they have very distinctive markings and colour and are sought after by anglers. Find out where to catch them.
Speckled Peacock Bass
Another popular game fish that puts up a great fight. Learn when and where to find them. Join the many anglers who have put them on the end of their lines.
Spotted Peacock Bass
Often confused with the
Shoal Bass, it is also known as the Coosa and the Flint River smallmouth. Find out about tactics to land these little known fish.
This bass is very similar in size and shape to the
Rock Bass and similar techniques are used to catch them. Find out where you can locate these small fish.
These bass are actually from the sunfish family and are tough little fighters, which makes them great to start children off with. Find out how to catch them.
These small bass are found in some of the southern states and tactics to catch them are very similar to the
Smallmouth Bass. Learn more...
Not only is this bass one of our favourites, but it is one of the most popular among anglers in North America. Find tips and techniques for catching smallies.
Anglers often mistake these bass for the
Largemouth Bass because of thier size, colour and how their rods bend once hooked. Learn more about these fighters.
Getting upwards of 60 lbs, it's not hard to understand why the "
striper" is so popular. Find out where to find them and how to catch them.
Although one of the smaller species, this bass is an aggressive fighter and is sought by anglers in the south that know where to find them. Learn more...
These bass are popular among anglers and found in all over North America and in the great lakes. Known for their fight they are highly desirable among anglers.
wipers" or hybrid striped bass have become one of the more popular angling pursuits for many freshwater anglers. Find out why.
Very popular with light tackle anglers, they are great panfish and put up a scrappy fight. There are many ways to catch them. Find out more.
:: European Bass
:: Florida Largemouth
:: Guadalupe Bass
:: Kelp Bass
:: Largemouth Bass
:: Niugini Bass
:: Peacock Bass
:: Butterfly Peacock Bass
:: Speckled Peacock Bass
:: Spotted Peacock Bass
:: Redeye Bass
:: Roanoke Bass
:: Rock Bass
:: Shoal Bass
:: Smallmouth Bass
:: Spotted Bass
:: Striped Bass
:: Suwannee Bass
:: White Bass
:: Whiterock Bass
:: Yellow Bass
There are numerous bass species and sub-species and BassFishing-Gurus provides information, tips, tricks, etc., on the most common.
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