Micropterus coosae

Micropterus coosae

Unique Characters:  Second dorsal, caudal, and anal fins have brick red coloration on the outer portions with white edges.  Rows of dark spots on lower sides.

Similar Species: Bartram’s Bass Micropterus sp. cf. cataractae.  Caudal fin lacks notable spotting and has a narrow pale lower margin; the second dorsal, caudal, and anal fins usually have some orange to yellow coloration on their outer portions.