While the average size of most peacock bass in Florida is between 12 and 17 inches and 1 to 3 pounds, this fish can reach a maximum size of approximately 28 inches and 15 pounds. Florida peacocks are, however, somewhat smaller.
Interesting and scientific facts about different fish species.
Alaska is home to all five Pacific salmon types: king, coho, chum, pink, and sockeye. While pink salmon are the most abundant Alaskan salmon species, Alaskan king salmon are the least abundant of the five.
While striped bass have an average size of about 25 to 35 inches and 10 to 20lb, they can reach a maximum length of up to 60 inches and a maximum weight of about 120lb. A trophy striper starts at a weight of around 20 to 30lb.
Bluegill have a maximum size of about 14 to 16 inches and 5 pounds. The average bluegill will have a length of about 4 to 10 inches and an approximate weight of 3 ounces to 1 pound.
As the pike is one of my absolute favorite target species, I wanted to find out what it’s called in other countries around the world.
King salmon are the biggest of the salmon family, reaching a maximum weight of about 125lb and a length of 60 inches. The smallest member, the pink salmon, can reach a maximum size of 15lb and about 30 inches.