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Catostomus insignis

Sonora Sucker

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 3,03 kg ( 6 lb 11 oz )
length: ~ 60 cm ( ~ 24 inches )
locality: Salt River, USA
year: 2019
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record caught by: Stuart Black , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
USA / capital: Washington / 9,826,675 sq km

USA

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 3,03 kg 6 lb 11 oz Salt River USA 2019
other methods ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Colorado River system, Sonora state Mexico, USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 66 cm 26 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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