The largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) is a species of fish in the sunfish family. It is also known as widemouth bass, bigmouth, black bass, bucket mouth, Florida bass, Florida largemouth, green bass,
Oswego bass, southern largemouth and northern largemouth. The largemouth bass is the state fish of Alabama
(official freshwater fish). Georgia, Mississippi, Florida (state freshwater fish), and Tennessee (official sport fish).
NEAL CREEKPAM OF TNC BASS FISHING TEAM