A hybrid striped bass is a hybrid between the striped bass and the white bass. It can be distinguished from the striped bass by broken rather than solid horizontal stripes on the body. voracious feeders, hybrid striped bass are highly sought-after by anglers and make a delicious table-fare. A schooling fish, their main diet consists of shad, sunfish, minnows and crappie. Hybrid striped bass do not reproduce naturally, but are crossed in captivity.