Bass (fish)

Bass (fish)

About Bass (fish)

Bass is a name shared by many different species of popular gamefish. The term both encompasses freshwater and marine species. All belong to the large order Perciformes, or perch-like fishes, and in fact the word bass comes from Middle English bars, meaning 'perch.'

Contributions by Scarolinadrew, Epipelagic, and Zloftis.