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Acipenser naccarii

Adriatic Sturgeon

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: + 60,00 kg ( + 132 lb )
length: ~ 200 cm ( ~ 79 inches )
locality: Po River , Italy
year: 2015
86_Yuri Grisendi_Adriatic Sturgeon_Acipenser naccarii.jpg
record caught by: Yuri Grisendi , courtesy of: Yuri Grisendi

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Italy / capital: Rome / 301,340 sq km

Italy

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel + 60,00 kg + 132 lb Po River Italy 2015
other methods 150,00 kg 330 lb 11 oz Adriatic coast Albania , Croatia , Italy , Slovenia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 200 cm ~ 79 inches
other methods 200 cm 79 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 50 years
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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