Identification of White Bass, Striped Bass and Hybrid Bass

White bass description

White bass teeth on tongueWhite bass have a single center tooth patch, and their stripes are faint.

On a white bass, the first stripe below the lateral line is not distinct nor complete to tail.

Body is stocky - football shape.



Striped Bass Identification

Striped Bass Identification Using Teeth

Striped Bass may have broken line and are distinct.

First stripe below lateral line distinct to tail.

Body cylindrical.



Hybrid Striped Bass or Wiper Identification

Hybrid and Striped Bass Teeth on the TongueHybrid Bass Stripes distinct, usually broken, several extend to tail

Body deep, more than 1/3 length. football shaped

Has two tooth patches near the midline towards the back of the tongue.






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