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Heterobranchus isopterus

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largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: ~ 0,20 kg ( ~ 1 lb )
length: ~ 30 cm ( ~ 12 inches )
locality: Comoé National Park, Côte d'Ivoire
year: 2008
2175_Karsten Mody_Heterobranchus isopterus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Karsten Mody

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Chad River, Gambia River, Niger River, Senegal River, Volta River Central Africa, West Africa unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 90 cm 35 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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