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Alosa fallax

Twaite Shad

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 2,00 kg ( 4 lb 7 oz )
length: ~ 55 cm ( ~ 22 inches )
locality: Piave River , Italy
year: 2007
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record caught by: Giorgio Ezio , courtesy of: -

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

Italy

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 2,00 kg 4 lb 7 oz Piave River Italy 2007
other methods 2,50 kg 5 lb 8 oz Rhone River France unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 56 cm 22 inches
other methods + 60 cm + 24 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 25 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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verified by the IGFA