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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 filamentosum Piraiba + 200,00 kg + 441 lb Orinoco River system Venezuela , Brazil 1619_Piraiba_Brachyplatystoma filamentosum.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Brachyplatystoma juruense Zebra Catfish + 100,00 kg + 221 lb Orinoco River system Peru , Venezuela , Brazil 1692_IGFA_Zebra Catfish_Brachyplatystoma juruense.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Brachyplatystoma rousseauxii Gilded Catfish ~ 100,00 kg ~ 221 lb Orinoco River system Colombia , Peru , Bolivia , Venezuela , Brazil 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 Brazil , Colombia , Peru , Bolivia , Venezuela 1726_Acute Angling_Jau_Zungaro zungaro.jpg
catfishes over 50 kg Sorubimichthys planiceps Firewood Catfish + 50,00 kg + 110 lb Orinoco River system Brazil , Peru , Venezuela 1809_Firewood Catfish_Sorubimichthys planiceps.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum Tiger Sorubim 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz Orinoco River system Brazil , Colombia , Peru , Venezuela , Bolivia 1877_Nelson Lage_Tiger Sorubim_Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Pinirampus pirinampu Flatwhiskered Catfish ~ 30,00 kg ~ 66 lb Orinoco River system Peru , Bolivia , Venezuela , Brazil , Colombia , Paraguay 1927_Argentine Angling Adventures_Flatwhiskered Catfish_Pinirampus pirinampu.jpg
characins Hydrolycus scomberoides Payara 30,00 kg 66 lb 2 oz Orinoco River system Venezuela , Brazil , Peru 1445_Payara_Hydrolycus scomberoides.jpg
skates and rays Potamotrygon orbignyi Smooth Back River Stingray 26,50 kg 58 lb 7 oz Orinoco River system Venezuela 2796_Smooth Back River Stingray_Potamotrygon orbignyi.jpg
characins Piaractus brachypomus Pacu 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Orinoco River system Brazil , Peru , Venezuela 1459_Fishing Adventures Thailand_Pirapitinga_Piaractus brachypomus.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Oxydoras niger Ripsaw Catfish 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Orinoco River system Colombia , Peru , Bolivia , Venezuela , Brazil 1944_Ripsaw Catfish_Oxydoras niger.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Brachyplatystoma vaillantii Laulao Catfish 20,00 kg 44 lb 1 oz Orinoco River system Brazil , Colombia , Peru , Venezuela , Bolivia 1981_Laulao Catfish_Brachyplatystoma vaillantii.jpg
catfishes over 10 kg Brachyplatystoma platynemum Slobbering Catfish + 15,00 kg + 33 lb Orinoco River system Venezuela 2017_Slobbering Catfish_Brachyplatystoma platynemum.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Platynematichthys notatus Coroata ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Orinoco River system Venezuela 2103_IGFA_Coroata_Platynematichthys notatus.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Plagioscion squamosissimus South American Silver Croaker ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Orinoco River system French Guiana , Venezuela , Bolivia , Guyana , Brazil , Peru , Colombia , Suriname , Argentina , Ecuador 2962_South American Silver Croaker_Plagioscion squamosissimus.jpg
herrings Pellona flavipinnis Yellowfin River Pellona ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Orinoco River system Uruguay , Brazil , Venezuela , Colombia , Argentina , Paraguay , Peru , Bolivia 242_Yellowfin River Pellona_Pellona flavipinnis.jpg
perch-likes up 10 kg Cichla intermedia Blackstriped Peacock 5,50 kg 12 lb 2 oz Orinoco River system Venezuela 2546_Blackstriped Peacock_Cichla intermedia.jpg
catfishes up 10 kg Panaque nigrolineatus Royal Panaque 5,00 kg 11 lb 0 oz Orinoco River system Venezuela , Brazil , Colombia 2203_Benjamin Lee_Royal Panaque_Panaque nigrolineatus.jpg