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Heliotrygon gomesi

Gomes’s Round Ray

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: ~ 0,40 kg ( ~ 1 lb )
length: 22 cm ( 9 inches )
locality: Rio Nanay , Peru
year: 20??
3197_Mark Sabaj Pérez_Gomes’s Round Ray_Heliotrygon gomesi.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Mark Sabaj Pérez

"other methods" world record caught in:
Colombia / capital: Bogotá / 1,138,910 sq km

Colombia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods 6,20 kg 13 lb 11 oz Amazon River system Colombia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 60 cm 24 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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