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 9, 2018