Guadalupe bass (Micropterus treculii)

  • First described in 1874
  • Upper jaw does not reach past middle of the eye
  • Spiny and soft-rayed dorsal fins joined with shallow notch between them
  • Tooth patch on tongue
  • Bases of soft dorsal and anal fins are scaled
  • Dark lateral stripes in 10 to 12 bars
  • Dorsal fin with 10 spines and anal fin with 3 spines
  • 55 to 71 lateral line scales