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Ctenopharyngodon idella

Grass Carp

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: 41,73 kg ( 92 lb 0 oz )
length: 131 cm ( 52 inches )
locality: Guntersville Reservoir, USA
year: 2015
709_Grass Carp_Ctenopharyngodon idella.jpg
record caught by: Bryan Hughes , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Hungary / capital: Budapest / 93,028 sq km

Hungary

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 40,50 kg 89 lb 5 oz Danube River Hungary 1993
other methods + 50,00 kg + 110 lb unknown China unknown
questionable 60,00 kg 132 lb 4 oz unknown China unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 145 cm 57 inches
other methods 150 cm 59 inches
questionable 162 cm 64 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 40 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
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