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order scientific name common name record weight (metric) record weight (anglo-american-system) water country picture
catfishes over 50 kg Bathybagrus grandis Kukumai 190,00 kg 418 lb 14 oz Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1632_Kungwe Beach Lodge_Kukumai_Bathybagrus grandis.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Chrysichthys cranchii Kokuni 135,00 kg 297 lb 10 oz Congo-Lualaba-River system DR Congo 1673_jakubvagner.cz_Kokuni_Chrysichthys cranchii.jpg
perch-likes over 10 kg Lates angustifrons Tanganyika Lates 100,00 kg 220 lb 7 oz Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2278_Tanganyika Sport Fishing_Tanganyika Lates_Lates angustifrons.jpg
characins Hydrocynus goliath Goliath Tigerfish 70,00 kg 154 lb 5 oz Congo River system Congo , DR Congo 3145_Douglas Dann_Giant Tigerfish_Hydrocynus goliath.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Dinotopterus cunningtoni Singa ~ 60,00 kg ~ 132 lb Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1777_Singa_Dinotopterus cunningtoni.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Chrysichthys laticeps ? ~ 50,00 kg ~ 110 lb Congo River system Congo , DR Congo 1845_John P. Sullivan_Chrysichthys laticeps.jpg
lungfishes Protopterus aethiopicus Marbled Lungfish 50,00 kg 110 lb 4 oz Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2719_Marbled Lungfish_Protopterus aethiopicus.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Auchenoglanis occidentalis Giraffe Catfish 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz Congo River DR Congo 1881_John P. Sullivan_Bubu_Auchenoglanis occidentalis.jpg
perch-likes over 10 kg Lates microlepis Forktail Lates 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2323_Tanganyika Sport Fishing_Forktail Lates_Lates microlepis.jpg
characins Distichodus sexfasciatus Sixbar Distichodus ~ 20,00 kg ~ 44 lb Lake Tanganyika , Congo River system DR Congo 1481_Sixbar Distichodus_Distichodus sexfasciatus.jpg
carps over 10 kg Labeobarbus altianalis Ripon Barbel 18,00 kg 39 lb 11 oz Lake Edouard , Lake Kivu , Lake Kyoga , Lake Albert , Lake Victoria DR Congo 875_Hugh Copley_Ripon Barbel_Barbus altianalis.jpg
carps over 10 kg Barbus trachypterus Pifu 15,00 kg 33 lb 1 oz Lake Mweru , Luapula River , Lake Bangweulu DR Congo 2857_Pifu_Barbus trachypterus.jpg
bony tongues Mormyrus kannume Elephantsnout Fish ~ 13,00 kg ~ 29 lb Lake Kyoga , Lake Victoria , Lake Albert , Nile River , Lake Edward DR Congo 2678_Elephantsnout Fish_Mormyrus kannume.jpg
bony tongues Mormyrus caschive Northeast African Elephantfish ~ 13,00 kg ~ 29 lb Lake Edward , Nile River , Lake Albert DR Congo 2686_John P. Sullivan_Mormyrus caschive.jpg
skates and rays Dasyatis ukpam Thorny Freshwater Stingray ~ 12,00 kg ~ 27 lb unknown DR Congo 2808_Thorny Freshwater Stingray_Dasyatis ukpam.jpg
lungfishes Protopterus dolloi Slender Lungfish 11,00 kg 24 lb 4 oz Congo River system DR Congo , Congo 2731_Gina Walsh_Slender Lungfish_Protopterus dolloi.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Clarias buthupogon ? ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Niger River , Congo River system DR Congo , Congo 2107_Clarias buthupogon.jpg
characins Citharinus macrolepis Congo Moonfish ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Congo River system Congo , DR Congo 1507_John P. Sullivan_Congo Moonfish_Citharinus macrolepis.jpg
characins Distichodus antonii Antoni's Distichodus 10,00 kg 22 lb 1 oz Congo River system DR Congo 1503_John P. Sullivan_Antoni's Distichodus_Distichodus antonii.jpg
carps over 5 kg Labeobarbus tropidolepis Tanganyika Barb ~ 8,00 kg ~ 18 lb Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 1153_Tanganyika Barb_Barbus tropidolepis.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Chrysichthys brachynema Kibonde 7,70 kg 17 lb 0 oz Lake Tanganyika DR Congo 2139_Fred Small_Kibonde_Chrysichthys brachynema.jpg
pufferfishes Tetraodon mbu Freshwater Puffer fish ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Congo River system , Lake Tanganyika Congo , DR Congo 2742_John Friel_Freshwater Puffer fish_Tetraodon mbu.jpg
carps over 5 kg Labeobarbus caudovittatus Streak Yellowfish ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Congo River system DR Congo 1262_Keith Clover_Streak Yellowfish_Labeobarbus caudovittatus.jpg
carps up 5 kg Labeo macrostoma Megamouth Labeo ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Congo River DR Congo , Congo 1310_Jean Papy_Megamouth Labeo_Labeo macrostoma.jpg
carps up 5 kg Labeo lineatus Striped Labeo ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Lake Kivu , Lake Tanganyika , Lake Mweru , Congo River system , Lake Bangweulu DR Congo , Congo 1296_Mr. Oishi_Striped Labeo_Labeo lineatus.jpg