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Citharinops distichodoides

Moonfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: -
length: -
locality: -
year: -
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record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods 18,00 kg 39 lb 11 oz Chad River, Niger River, Volta River Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods ~ 95 cm ~ 37 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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