Largemouth Bass

(Micropterus salmoides)

Two largemouth bass reside in the pond along the Genesee Trail. Often stocked for sport fishing, this fish is now common throughout the United States.

Animal Facts


Invertebrates and small fish.

Status in The Wild

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List status

Freshwater lakes, streams and ponds with bottom cover such as logs, rocks, vegetation.