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Brycon falcatus

Matrinchã

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 6,00 kg ( 13 lb 4 oz )
length: ~ 65 cm ( ~ 26 inches )
locality: Rio do Sangue , Brazil
year: 2008
1549_Matrinchã_Brycon falcatus.jpg
record caught by: José Jorge , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Venezuela / capital: Caracas / 912,050 sq km

Venezuela

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 6,80 kg 15 lb 0 oz Uraima Falls, Rio Paragua Venezuela 2005

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 70 cm ~ 28 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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