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Bagrus filamentosus

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largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: ~ 0,30 kg ( ~ 1 lb )
length: 30 cm ( 12 inches )
locality: River Kou , Burkina Faso
year: -
2087_Tobias Musschoot_Bagrus filamentosus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Tobias Musschoot

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Niger River system , Volta River system Ghana , Guinea , Mali , Niger , Nigeria unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 100 cm 39 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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