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Himantura polylepis

Freshwater Whipray , Giant Freshwater Stingray

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: + 300,00 kg ( + 661 lb )
length: 240 cm ( 94 inches )
locality: Mae Klong River , Thailand
year: 2015
2766_Fishsiam.com_Freshwater Whipray_Himantura polylepis.jpg
record caught by: members of the Fishsiam team , courtesy of: Fishsiam.com

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

Thailand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel + 300,00 kg + 661 lb Mae Klong River Thailand 2015
other methods 600,00 kg 1322 lb 12 oz unknown Australia , Cambodia , Indonesia , Laos , Papua New Guinea , Thailand , Vietnam unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel + 240 cm + 94 inches
other methods 427 cm 168 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 30 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