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Coregonus nasus

Broad Whitefish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 4,08 kg ( 9 lb 0 oz )
length: ~ 70 cm ( ~ 28 inches )
locality: Tozitna River , USA
year: 1989
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record caught by: Al Mathews , courtesy of: IGFA

"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 * 4,08 kg 9 lb 0 oz Tozitna River USA 1989
other methods 16,00 kg 35 lb 4 oz Kolyma River Russia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 70 cm ~ 28 inches
other methods 120 cm 47 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 38 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