White Seabass

two seabass swimming among marine plants
White Seabass. ©Laura Bartels, friendsoflajollashores.com

Quick Facts
Type: Fish

Diet: Carnivore; Fish, squid

Average lifespan: 12 years

Average size: 28 in.-5 ft.

Average weight: 7.5 lb. (but can weigh up to 90 lb.)

Did You Know?
Female seabass are able to reproduce when they are four years old. Each time they "spawn," or lay eggs, they can produce up to 1.5 million eggs!

Last updated: November 3, 2016