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Ictiobus bubalus

Smallmouth Buffalo

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: 41,73 kg ( 92 lb 0 oz )
length: 122 cm ( 48 inches )
locality: Sabine River , USA
year: 1999
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record caught by: Kent McDowell , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
USA / capital: Washington / 9,826,675 sq km

USA

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 39,92 kg 88 lb 0 oz Wylie Reservoir USA 1993
other methods 44,00 kg 97 lb 0 oz O' The Pines Reservoir USA 1989
questionable 55,00 kg 121 lb 4 oz unknown USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 112 cm 44 inches
other methods 130 cm 51 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 19 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