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Hemibagrus wyckioides

Bagrid Catfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: 86,00 kg ( 189 lb 10 oz )
length: ~ 180 cm ( ~ 71 inches )
locality: Mae Klong River , Thailand
year: 200?
1704_J. F. Helias_Bagrid Catfish_Hemibagrus wyckioides.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: J. F. Helias

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

Thailand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 32,00 kg 70 lb 9 oz Palm Tree Lagoon Thailand 2011
other methods 100,00 kg 220 lb 7 oz unknown Cambodia , Laos , Thailand , Vietnam unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 120 cm 47 inches
other methods 185 cm 73 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 16 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