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Hampala macrolepidota

Hampala Barb

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 6,50 kg ( 14 lb 5 oz )
length: 66 cm ( 26 inches )
locality: Temenggor Reservoir , Malaysia
year: 2002
904_Hampala Barb_Hampala macrolepidota.jpg
record caught by: Teh Teck , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Malaysia / capital: Kuala Lumpur / 329,847 sq km

Malaysia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 6,50 kg 14 lb 5 oz Temenggor Reservoir Malaysia 2002
other methods 15,00 kg 33 lb 1 oz Peninsula Malaysia , Rajang River system Malaysia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 66 cm 26 inches
other methods + 100 cm + 39 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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over
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approximately
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exactly tie
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verified by the IGFA