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Table 5 Swimming speed of largemouth bass (m/s) by total length (cm) and water temperature (°C)

From: Hydrodynamic fish modeling for potential-expansion evaluations of exotic species (largemouth bass) on waterway tunnel of Andong-Imha Reservoir

Fish growth stage Total length Water temperature (°C)
10 °C 15 °C 20 °C 25 °C 30 °C 35 °C
Juvenile to young stage 10 cm 0.17 0.26 0.38 0.42 0.42 0.34
15 cm 0.24 0.33 0.45 0.48 0.48 0.40
20 cm 0.31 0.42 0.53 0.54 0.55 0.47
Adult stage of medium size 30 cm 0.44 0.69 0.72 0.71 0.73 0.65
35 cm 0.56 0.87 0.84 0.82 0.83 0.76
40 cm 0.68 1.11 0.99 0.93 0.96 0.90
Adult stage of large size 50 cm 0.84 1.81 1.35 1.22 1.26 1.24
55 cm 0.96 2.30 1.58 1.40 1.45 1.45
60 cm 1.03 2.93 1.86 1.60 1.66 1.70