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Barbodes wynaadensis

Kerala Barb

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 1,00 kg ( ~ 2 lb )
length: ~ 45 cm ( ~ 18 inches )
locality: Cauvery River system , India
year: 2007
1274_Steve Lockett_Kerala Barb_Barbodes wynaadensis.jpg
record caught by: Steve Lockett , courtesy of: Steve Lockett

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
India / capital: New Delhi / 3,287,263 sq km

India

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel ~ 1,00 kg ~ 2 lb Cauvery River system India 2007
other methods 5,00 kg 11 lb 0 oz Cauvery River India unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 45 cm ~ 18 inches
other methods ~ 80 cm ~ 32 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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