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Gadopsis marmoratus

River Blackfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 2,00 kg ( 4 lb 7 oz )
length: 60 cm ( 24 inches )
locality: Woady Yaloak River, Australia
year: 1986
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record caught by: David Fraser , courtesy of: David Fraser

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Australia / capital: Canberra / 7,741,220 sq km

Australia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 2,40 kg 5 lb 5 oz Gellibrand River Australia 2008
other methods 5,50 kg 12 lb 2 oz South Eastern Victoria Australia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 69 cm 27 inches
other methods ~ 80 cm ~ 32 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 30 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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