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Aaptosyax grypus

Giant Salmon Carp

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: ~ 8,00 kg ( ~ 18 lb )
length: ~ 90 cm ( ~ 35 inches )
locality: Mekong River , Thailand
year: 2005
3138_Chaiwut Grudpan_Giant Salmon Carp_Aaptosyax grypus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Chaiwut Grudpan

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods + 30,00 kg + 66 lb Mekong River Cambodia , Laos , Thailand unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods + 130 cm + 51 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
no documented record
explanation:
rod & reel:
sport fishing record with rod & reel
other methods:
records by other methods (net, hand line, spear, bow fishing etc.)
rod & reel?:
unclear if the fish was caught with rod & reel
questionable:
records based on anecdotal reports, verification not possible
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