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Chanodichthys erythropterus

Predatory Carp

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 7,00 kg ( ~ 15 lb )
length: + 80 cm ( + 32 inches )
locality: Amur River , Russia
year: 2009
918_Predatory Carp_Chanodichthys erythropterus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
China / capital: Beijing / 9,596,961 sq km

China

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 14,00 kg 30 lb 14 oz Liaoning Province China 2000

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 110 cm ~ 43 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 22 years
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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verified by the IGFA