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order scientific name common name record weight (metric) record weight (anglo-american-system) water country picture
perch-likes over 10 kg Lates niloticus Nile Perch 250,00 kg 551 lb 3 oz Lake Victoria Tanzania 2263_Nile Perch_Lates niloticus.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Bathybagrus grandis Kukumai 190,00 kg 418 lb 14 oz Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 1632_Kungwe Beach Lodge_Kukumai_Bathybagrus grandis.jpg
perch-likes over 10 kg Lates angustifrons Tanganyika Lates 100,00 kg 220 lb 7 oz Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 2278_Tanganyika Sport Fishing_Tanganyika Lates_Lates angustifrons.jpg
characins Hydrocynus goliath Giant Tigerfish 70,00 kg 154 lb 5 oz Congo River system Tanzania 3145_Douglas Dann_Giant Tigerfish_Hydrocynus goliath.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Dinotopterus cunningtoni Singa ~ 60,00 kg ~ 132 lb Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 1777_Singa_Dinotopterus cunningtoni.jpg
lungfishes Protopterus aethiopicus Marbled Lungfish 50,00 kg 110 lb 4 oz Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 2719_Marbled Lungfish_Protopterus aethiopicus.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Heterobranchus longifilis Vundu + 45,50 kg + 100 lb Ruhudji River Tanzania 1797_Tourette Fishing_Vundu_Heterobranchus longifilis.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Bagrus meridionalis Kampoyo ~ 35,00 kg ~ 77 lb Shire River , Lake Malawi Tanzania 1885_M. K. Oliver_Kampoyo_Bagrus meridionalis.jpg
perch-likes over 10 kg Lates microlepis Forktail Lates 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 2323_Tanganyika Sport Fishing_Forktail Lates_Lates microlepis.jpg
characins Distichodus sexfasciatus Sixbar Distichodus ~ 20,00 kg ~ 44 lb Lake Tanganyika , Congo River system Tanzania 1481_Sixbar Distichodus_Distichodus sexfasciatus.jpg
characins Citharinus latus Moonfish 18,00 kg 39 lb 11 oz Chad River , Senegal River , Lake Albert , Volta River , Niger River , Nile River Tanzania 1489_Philippe Laleye_Moonfish_Citharinus latus.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 Tanzania 875_Hugh Copley_Ripon Barbel_Barbus altianalis.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Bathyclarias nyasensis Sapuwa ~ 15,00 kg ~ 33 lb Lake Malawi Tanzania 2035_Sapuwa_Bathyclarias nyasensis.jpg
characins Hydrocynus tanzaniae Tanzanian Tigerfish 13,61 kg 30 lb 0 oz Mnyera River , Ruhudji River Tanzania 3060_Tourette Fishing_Tanzanian Tigerfish_Hydrocynus tanzaniae.jpg
bony tongues Mormyrus kannume Elephantsnout Fish ~ 13,00 kg ~ 29 lb Lake Edward , Lake Kyoga , Lake Victoria , Lake Albert , Nile River Tanzania 2678_Elephantsnout Fish_Mormyrus kannume.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Bathyclarias euryodon Pwefu ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Lake Malawi Tanzania 2063_Pwefu_Bathyclarias euryodon.jpg
carps over 5 kg Labeobarbus tropidolepis Tanganyika Barb ~ 8,00 kg ~ 18 lb Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 1153_Tanganyika Barb_Barbus tropidolepis.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Chrysichthys brachynema Kibonde 7,70 kg 17 lb 0 oz Lake Tanganyika Tanzania 2139_Fred Small_Kibonde_Chrysichthys brachynema.jpg
characins Distichodus petersii Tungu + 7,00 kg + 15 lb Rufiji River system Tanzania 3117_Dylan Perrett_Tungu_Distichodus petersii.jpg
pufferfishes Tetraodon mbu Freshwater Puffer fish ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Lake Tanganyika , Congo River system Tanzania 2742_John Friel_Freshwater Puffer fish_Tetraodon mbu.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Bathyclarias worthingtoni Nkopora ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Lake Malawi Tanzania 2183_Nkopora_Bathyclarias worthingtoni.jpg
carps over 5 kg Labeobarbus caudovittatus Streak Yellowfish ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Lake Tanganyika , Congo River system Tanzania 1262_Keith Clover_Streak Yellowfish_Labeobarbus caudovittatus.jpg
carps up 5 kg Labeo lineatus Striped Labeo ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Lake Kivu , Lake Mweru , Lake Tanganyika , Lake Bangweulu , Congo River system Tanzania 1296_Mr. Oishi_Striped Labeo_Labeo lineatus.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Bathyclarias foveolatus Chimwamapumba ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Lake Malawi Tanzania 2231_M. K. Oliver_Chimwamapumba_Bathyclarias foveolatus.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Bathyclarias filicibarbis ? ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Lake Malawi Tanzania 2235_Bathyclarias filicibarbis.jpg
carps over 25 kg Barbus mariae Rhinofish + 3,00 kg + 7 lb Mnyera River Tanzania 741_Keith Clover_Rhinofish_Barbus mariae.jpg