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order scientific name common name record weight in kg record weight in lb water country picture
catfishes over 50 kg Bathybagrus grandis Kukumai 190,00 418.88 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1632_Kungwe Beach Lodge_Kukumai_Bathybagrus grandis.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Chrysichthys cranchii Kokuni 135,00 297.62 Congo-Lualaba-River system DR Congo 3018_Jeremy Wade_Kokuni_Chrysichthys cranchii.jpg
Perciformes over 10 kg Lates angustifrons Tanganyika Lates 100,00 220.46 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 3070_Tanganyika Lates_Lates angustifrons.jpg
characins Hydrocynus goliath Goliath Tigerfish 70,00 154.32 Congo River system Congo, DR Congo 3311_Hydrocynus_goliath_Giant_Tigerfish0.jpeg
catfishes over 50 kg Dinotopterus cunningtoni Singa 60,00 132.28 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1777_Singa_Dinotopterus cunningtoni.jpg
skates and rays Fontitrygon ukpam Thorny Freshwater Stingray 50,00 110.23 unknown DR Congo 3446_Fontitrygon_ukpam_Thorny_Freshwater_Stingray0.jpeg
lungfishes Protopterus aethiopicus Marbled Lungfish 50,00 110.23 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2719_Marbled Lungfish_Protopterus aethiopicus.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Chrysichthys laticeps ? 50,00 110.23 Congo River system Congo, DR Congo 1845_John P. Sullivan_Chrysichthys laticeps.jpg
catfishes 10-50 kg Auchenoglanis occidentalis Bubu 40,00 88.18 Congo River DR Congo 1881_John P. Sullivan_Bubu_Auchenoglanis occidentalis.jpg
Perciformes over 10 kg Lates microlepis Forktail Lates 25,00 55.12 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2323_Tanganyika Sport Fishing_Forktail Lates_Lates microlepis.jpg
characins Distichodus sexfasciatus Sixbar Distichodus 20,00 44.09 Lake Tanganyika, Congo River system DR Congo 3399_Distichodus_sexfasciatus_Sixbar_Distichodus0.jpeg
carps 10-25 kg Labeobarbus altianalis Ripon Barbel 18,00 39.68 Lake Kivu, Lake Kyoga, Lake Albert, Lake Victoria, Lake Edouard DR Congo 875_Hugh Copley_Ripon Barbel_Barbus altianalis.jpg
carps 10-25 kg Labeobarbus trachypterus Pifu 15,00 33.07 Lake Bangweulu, Lake Mweru, Luapula River DR Congo 3340_Labeobarbus_trachypterus_Pifu0.jpeg
bony tongues Mormyrus kannume Elephantsnout Fish 13,00 28.66 Lake Albert, Nile River, Lake Edward, Lake Kyoga, Lake Victoria DR Congo 2678_Elephantsnout Fish_Mormyrus kannume.jpg
bony tongues Mormyrus caschive Northeast African Elephantfish 13,00 28.66 Lake Albert, Lake Edward, Nile River DR Congo 2686_John P. Sullivan_Mormyrus caschive.jpg
lungfishes Protopterus dolloi Slender Lungfish 11,00 24.25 Congo River system Congo, DR Congo 2731_Gina Walsh_Slender Lungfish_Protopterus dolloi.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Clarias buthupogon Lilembu 10,00 22.05 Congo River system, Niger River DR Congo, Congo 3423_Clarias_buthupogon_0.jpeg
characins Citharinus macrolepis Congo Moonfish 10,00 22.05 Congo River system Congo, DR Congo 1507_John P. Sullivan_Congo Moonfish_Citharinus macrolepis.jpg
characins Distichodus antonii Antoni's Distichodus 10,00 22.05 Congo River system DR Congo 1503_John P. Sullivan_Antoni's Distichodus_Distichodus antonii.jpg
carps 5-10 kg Labeobarbus tropidolepis Tanganyika Barb 8,00 17.64 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1153_Tanganyika Barb_Barbus tropidolepis.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Chrysichthys brachynema Kibonde 7,70 16.98 Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2139_Fred Small_Kibonde_Chrysichthys brachynema.jpg
pufferfishes Tetraodon mbu Freshwater Puffer fish 7,00 15.43 Lake Tanganyika, Congo River system Congo, DR Congo 2742_John Friel_Freshwater Puffer fish_Tetraodon mbu.jpg
carps 5-10 kg Labeobarbus caudovittatus Streak Yellowfish 6,00 13.23 Congo River system DR Congo 1262_Keith Clover_Streak Yellowfish_Labeobarbus caudovittatus.jpg
carps up 5 kg Labeo lineatus Striped Labeo 5,00 11.02 Congo River system, Lake Bangweulu, Lake Mweru, Lake Tanganyika, Lake Kivu Congo, DR Congo 1296_Mr. Oishi_Striped Labeo_Labeo lineatus.jpg
carps up 5 kg Labeo macrostoma Megamouth Labeo 5,00 11.02 Congo River DR Congo 1310_Jean Papy_Megamouth Labeo_Labeo macrostoma.jpg
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