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Ictiobus cyprinellus

Bigmouth Buffalo

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 33,14 kg ( 73 lb 1 oz )
length: 97 cm ( 38 inches )
locality: Koshkonong Reservoir , USA
year: 2004
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record caught by: Dave Tilton , 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 33,14 kg 73 lb 1 oz Koshkonong Reservoir USA 2004
other methods 36,40 kg 80 lb 4 oz Big Spirit Lake USA 19??
questionable + 40,00 kg + 88 lb unknown USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 124 cm 49 inches
other methods 127 cm 50 inches
questionable 157 cm 62 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 24 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