Fish Species Black Sea Bass

Black Sea Bass

Black Sea Bass
Binomial Name : Stereolepis gigas

The giant sea bass is a fish native to the North Pacific Ocean. Although commonly referred to as a giant sea bass, black sea bass, or giant black sea bass, it is actually a wreckfish in the family Polyprionidae rather than in the sea bass family Serranidae.

*The recreational fishery for Black Sea Bass/Giant Sea Bass is closed year-round in California*

Black Sea Bass Season Based on past Catch