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Belodontichthys dinema

Twisted-Jaw Sheatfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: + 20,00 kg ( + 44 lb )
length: + 120 cm ( + 47 inches )
locality: Pahang River, Malaysia
year: 20??
3431_Belodontichthys_dinema_Twisted-Jaw_Sheatfish0.jpeg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -
category: questionable record
weight: 40,00 kg ( 88 lb 3 oz )
length: ~ 140 cm ( ~ 55 inches )
locality: -, Indonesia
year: 20??
3433_Belodontichthys_dinema_Twisted-Jaw_Sheatfish0.jpeg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -
comment: not verified, no full body photo

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Malaysia / capital: Kuala Lumpur / 329,847 sq km

Malaysia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 12,00 kg 26 lb 7 oz unknown Malaysia 20??
other methods + 20,00 kg + 44 lb Pahang River Malaysia 20??
questionable 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz unknown Indonesia 20??

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel + 100 cm + 39 inches
other methods + 120 cm + 47 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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