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order scientific name common name record weight (metric) record weight (anglo-american-system) water country picture
catfishes over 50 kg Brachyplatystoma rousseauxii Gilded Catfish ~ 100,00 kg ~ 221 lb Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Colombia 1714_Planet Catfish_Gilded Catfish_Brachyplatystoma rousseauxii.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Zungaro zungaro Jau 90,00 kg 198 lb 7 oz Orinoco River system , Amazon River system Colombia 1726_Acute Angling_Jau_Zungaro zungaro.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum Tiger Sorubim 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Colombia 1877_Nelson Lage_Tiger Sorubim_Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum.jpg
lungfishes Lepidosiren paradoxa South American Lungfish ~ 40,00 kg ~ 88 lb Amazon River system , Parana River system Colombia 2727_South American Lungfish_Lepidosiren paradoxa.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Sciades couma Couma Sea Catfish 30,00 kg 66 lb 2 oz Essequibo River estuary , Magdalena Delta , Orinoco Delta , Amazon Delta Colombia 1909_Couma Sea Catfish_Sciades couma.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Pinirampus pirinampu Flatwhiskered Catfish ~ 30,00 kg ~ 66 lb Orinoco River system , Parana River system , Amazon River system Colombia 1927_Argentine Angling Adventures_Flatwhiskered Catfish_Pinirampus pirinampu.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Oxydoras niger Ripsaw Catfish 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz São Francisco River system , Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Colombia 1944_Ripsaw Catfish_Oxydoras niger.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Brachyplatystoma vaillantii Laulao Catfish 20,00 kg 44 lb 1 oz Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Colombia 1981_Laulao Catfish_Brachyplatystoma vaillantii.jpg
skates and rays Plesiotrygon nana ? 12,40 kg 27 lb 5 oz Amazon River Colombia 3193_Plesiotrygon nana.jpg
perch-likes over 10 kg Caquetaia umbrifera Turquoise Cichlid ~ 12,00 kg ~ 27 lb unknown Colombia 2417_Turquoise Cichlid_Caquetaia umbrifera.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Cichla orinocensis Orinoco Peacock 10,00 kg 22 lb 1 oz Rio Orinoco , Rio Negro Colombia 2999_FishQuest_Orinoco Peacock_Cichla orinocensis.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Pseudoplatystoma magdaleniatum Magdalena Shovelnose ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Magdalena River system Colombia 3105_Frank Alvarez_Magdalena Shovelnose_Pseudoplatystoma magdaleniatum.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Gobiomorus dormitor Bigmouth Sleeper ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb unknown Colombia 2458_Jose Manuel Lopez Pinto_Bigmouth Sleeper_Gobiomorus dormitor.jpg
knifefishes Sternopygus macrurus Longtail Knifefish ~ 9,00 kg ~ 20 lb unknown Colombia 2752_Juan Guillermo Ospina Pabon_Longtail Knifefish_Sternopygus macrurus.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Cichla monoculus Popoca Peacock 9,00 kg 19 lb 13 oz Amazon River system Colombia 2476_IGFA_Popoca Peacock_Cichla monoculus.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Plagioscion squamosissimus South American Silver Croaker ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Amazon River system , rivers of Guianas , Orinoco River system , Parana River system , São Francisco River system Colombia 2962_South American Silver Croaker_Plagioscion squamosissimus.jpg
knifefishes Apteronotus magdalenensis Magdalena Knifefish ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Rio Magdalena Colombia 2760_University of Antioquia_Magdalena Knifefish_Apteronotus magdalenensis.jpg
skates and rays Heliotrygon gomesi Gomes’s Round Ray 6,20 kg 13 lb 11 oz Amazon River system Colombia 3197_Mark Sabaj Pérez_Gomes’s Round Ray_Heliotrygon gomesi.jpg
skates and rays Potamotrygon magdalenae Magdalena River Stingray 6,10 kg 13 lb 7 oz Magdalena River system Colombia 3201_Mauricio Camargo_Magdalena River Stingray_Potamotrygon magdalenae.jpg
skates and rays Potamotrygon yepezi Maracaibo River Stingray 6,00 kg 13 lb 4 oz Rio Catatumbo Colombia 3205_Mauricio Camargo_Maracaibo River Stingray_Potamotrygon yepezi.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Sciades dowii Brown Sea Catfish ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb unknown Colombia 2179_Ross Robertson_Brown Sea Catfish_Sciades dowii.jpg
herrings Pellona flavipinnis Yellowfin River Pellona ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Amazon River system , Orinoco River system , Parana River system Colombia 242_Yellowfin River Pellona_Pellona flavipinnis.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Sorubim cuspicaudus Trans-Andean Shovelnose Catfish ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Lake Maracaibo , Magdalena River system , Sinu River Colombia 2207_espaciodepesca.com_Trans-Andean Shovelnose Catfish_Sorubim cuspicaudus.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Batrochoglanis acanthochiroides Bumblebee Catfish ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Catatumbo River system Colombia 2223_Bumblebee Catfish_Batrochoglanis acanthochiroides.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Notarius bonillai New Granada Sea Catfish ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Caribbean draining rivers Colombia 2227_Glenys Tordecilla-Petro_New Granada Sea Catfish_Notarius bonillai.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Panaque nigrolineatus Royal Panaque 5,00 kg 11 lb 0 oz Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Colombia 2203_Benjamin Lee_Royal Panaque_Panaque nigrolineatus.jpg
characins Salminus affinis Colombian Dorado 4,99 kg 11 lb 0 oz Rio Nare Colombia 1574_Colombian Dorado_Salminus affinis.jpg
bony tongues Osteoglossum ferreirai Black Arawana 2,27 kg 5 lb 0 oz Rio Bita Colombia 2709_Black Arawana_Osteoglossum ferreirai.jpg