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Hucho taimen

Taimen

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 50,00 kg ( 110 lb 4 oz )
length: ~ 170 cm ( ~ 67 inches )
locality: Anyui River , Russia
year: 2003
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record caught by: Igor Borisovich Olkhovsky , courtesy of: taimentour.ru

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Russia / capital: Moscow / 17,098,242 sq km

Russia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 56,00 kg 123 lb 7 oz Tugar River Russia 199?
other methods 105,00 kg 231 lb 8 oz Kotuy River Russia 1943

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 186 cm 73 inches
other methods 210 cm 83 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 60 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