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Hemibagrus wyckii

Forktail Catfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 4,05 kg ( 8 lb 15 oz )
length: 69 cm ( 27 inches )
locality: Palm Tree Lagoon, Thailand
year: 2012
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record caught by: Ms. Benchawan Thiansungnoen , courtesy of: Palm Tree Lagoon Fishing Park

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Thailand / capital: Bangkok / 513,120 sq km

Thailand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 4,05 kg 8 lb 15 oz Palm Tree Lagoon Thailand 2012
other methods 6,00 kg 13 lb 4 oz unknown Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam unknown

RECORD LENGTH

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