Please add Florida Bass, Micropterus floridanus

Common Name: 
Florida Bass
Scientific Name: 
Micropterus floridanus
Main Photo: 
The florida bass is officially recognized as a separate species by the AFS. It's range extending through the peninsula area of Florida. This particular fish is from Lake Okeechobee in Florida.
Species Assigned: 
Bass, Largemouth
Adult Size : 
Proposed Species Group: 
Black Basses
Region Caught: 
North America
Closed Without Identification: 


Corey's picture

We discussed this a few months ago; I have not seen anything different since then and would need to see the article you read.