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Luciobarbus bocagei

Common Iberian Barbel

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 11,60 kg ( 25 lb 9 oz )
length: ~ 100 cm ( ~ 39 inches )
locality: Lagunas de Ruidera , Spain
year: 2007
942_Common Iberian Barbel_Luciobarbus bocagei.jpg
record caught by: Mr. Felix , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Spain / capital: Madrid / 505,370 sq km

Spain

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 11,60 kg 25 lb 9 oz Lagunas de Ruidera Spain 2007
other methods 12,00 kg 26 lb 7 oz Rio Duero , Rio Mondego , Rio Tajo , Rio Vouga Portugal , Spain unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches
other methods 100 cm 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 11 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