Also known as American Black Bass, Bass, Black Bass, Florida Largemouth Bass, Gamefish, Green Bass, Green Trout, Largemouth, Largemouth Bass, Northern Largemouth Bass.
Found over mud and sand bottoms in clear, shallow waters of vegetated creeks, lakes, ponds, rivers and swamps.
They feed on crustaceans, crayfish, fish and frogs.
Length - 90cm
Depth - 0-6m
Widespread North America
Sunfish have been introduced into many areas outside of where they originally came from, Europe being one place, mainly for sport fishing! Ref: http://www.fishbase.se/summary/Micropterus-salmoides.html