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Hoplias aimara

Aymara , Aimara

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 17,20 kg ( 37 lb 15 oz )
length: 114 cm ( 45 inches )
locality: Sinnamary River , French Guiana
year: 200?
1430_Guyane Amazonie Peche_Aymara_Hoplias aimara.jpg
record caught by: Jean Yves Serre , courtesy of: Guyane Amazonie Peche

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
French Guiana / capital: Cayenne / 83,534 sq km

French Guiana

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 17,20 kg 37 lb 15 oz Sinnamary River French Guiana 200?
other methods 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz unknown French Guiana , Venezuela unknown
questionable 51,89 kg 114 lb 6 oz Brazil 200?

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 114 cm 45 inches
other methods ~ 140 cm ~ 55 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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