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Bagarius suchus

Crocodile Catfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: ~ 0,50 kg ( ~ 1 lb )
length: ~ 45 cm ( ~ 18 inches )
locality: fishing lake Exotic Fishing Thailand, Thailand
year: 2012
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record caught by: Mike Bailey , courtesy of: exoticfishingthailand.com

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods + 100,00 kg + 221 lb Mekong River system Laos, Thailand unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 200 cm 79 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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