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Spotted Bass
Species Facts

Science Name: Micropterus punctulatus
Other Names: Kentucky bass, Kentucky spotted bass, northern spotted bass, Alabama spotted bass
Ideal Temp: 70 to 78
World Record: 9 lbs. 9 ounces, Ca.
Environment: stream, river
Techniques: light tackle, casting, fly

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Sean Weschler | Posted: March 30, 2008

spotted bass will sometimes follow a lure for long distances without biteing. I love lure fishing but i always have live bait ready to go in an instant when i know i have ones attention and it has significantly raised my catch rate.